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Delayed Motherhood: A Case Study

Sharon Bryant


But I still believe that the unexamined life is not worth living (Balwin, 1954). Using case-study as a method, allows the researcher the opportunity to analyze an individuals life in order to make generalizations to cases of the same type (Reinharz, 1992). In this case study, the author interviews a forty-one year woman to discover the pathways that led her to postpone motherhood.

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JENdA: A Journal of Culture and African Women Studies. ISSN: 1530-5686 (online).
Editors: Nkiru Nzegwu; Book Editor: Mary Dillard.

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