ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MOTHERHOOD: A New 3-volume Reference to Be Published by Sage Publications.
This comprehensive work will be marketed and sold to college, public, and
academic libraries and includes some 750 articles, covering all aspects of a social science perspective on motherhood, including psychology, gender studies, sociology, education, human development, history, and other fields.
We are now making assignments for these final entries:
Psychoanaylsis and Motherhood 1,200
Cancer and Motherhood 1,200
Genocide and Mothers 1,000
History of Motherhood, 1000 to 1500 2,500
History of Motherhood, 2000 b.c.e. to 1000 c.e. 2,500
History of Motherhood, Ancient Civilizations 2,500
Militarism and Mothering 900
Myth, Mothers in 1,500
Peace and Mothering 1,500
Slavery and Mothering 2,000
Social Reproduction 600
Unions and Mothers 1,200
Each article, ranging from 600 to 4,000 words, is signed by the
contributor. The General Editor for the encyclopedia is Andrea O’Reilly,
Ph.D., York University, who will review all the articles for editorial
content and academic consistency.
If you are interested in contributing to the encyclopedia, it can be a
notable publication addition to your CV/resume and broaden your publishing credits. Payment for the articles are honoraria that range from a $50 book credit at Sage Publications for article submissions totaling 500 to 1,000 words up to a free set of the finished encyclopedia (a $400 value) for
contributions totaling 10,000 words.
The list of available articles (Excel file) and Style Guidelines are
prepared and will be sent to you in response to your inquiry. Please then
select which unassigned articles may best suit your interests and
If you would like to contribute to building a truly outstanding reference
with the Encyclopedia of Motherhood, please contact Susan Moskowitz by the e-mail information below. Please provide a very brief summary of your background in social history and related subjects.