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‘I think my son is a wonderful chap’: Working-class and middle-class fathers’ narratives of their son’s ADHD diagnosis and medication
(Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / SubmittedVersion, 2017)
In the rich literature on ‘new fathers’ there is an emergent focus on the role of class in shaping fathering practices and identities. According to time-use measures, the new ‘hands-on-father’ involved in the daily activities ...
Fear of Falling – Fear of Fading: The Emotional Dynamics of Positional and Personalised Individualism
(Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
This article explores the emotional dynamics involved in the shaping of middle-class subjectivities, aiming to move beyond the ‘fear of falling’ thesis and the attendant emphasis on the quest for positional advantage. I ...