Childlessness

Childlessness - Infertility trying to conceive for one year...

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Childlessness 17:17 Fertility rates 2.1 children per woman to keep the population at a constant number in 2008 the US fertility rate was at 2.1 pronatalism cultural values encouraging reproduction Macro Positive imagery Dad with kids in public is looked at as a great thing Mother with kids in public are sometimes looked over Tax, workplace benefits People with kids get tax breaks and can leave work early Pregnancy means work can be missed without penalty Micro Pressure from family and friends to have children Reversing pronatalism Parenting Mindless breeding Selfish Kids=$$$ Childfree Rational, independent Unselfish Financially secure Childlessness – involuntary Through infertility
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Unformatted text preview: Infertility trying to conceive for one year or cannot carry a baby to term Through stress from infertility Can cause depression etc. Childness voluntary childfree postponing low birth rates DINKs Dual income, no kids Is a choice most of the time Sociologically elite Symbolic interactionism theory Deviance punished with stigma : Negative label or judgment, affects self-image There is a feeling that stigma must be managed Stigma management Create subculture Reverse mainstream values Names for kids Crotch fruit, nipple cruncher, crib lizard, fuck trophy, etc Vohemit Voluntary Human Extinction Movement 17:17 17:17...
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