Motherhood in Liminal Spaces: White Mothers Parenting Black/White Children

@inproceedings{Rauktis2016MotherhoodIL,
  title={Motherhood in Liminal Spaces: White Mothers Parenting Black/White Children},
  author={Mary Elizabeth Rauktis and Rachel A. Fusco and Sara Goodkind and Cynthia Bradley-King},
  year={2016}
}
Most of the extant social work research on biracial children and families has focused on the experiences of transracially adopted black or biracial children and their white parents or Afro-Caribbean/white children and their white mothers in the United Kingdom. This study adds to the body of knowledge by using focus group interviews analyzed through a feminist lens to understand the experiences of a diverse group of white women parenting their biological black/white biracial children. The… CONTINUE READING