Sociology Professor Barbara Risman on Radio Discussing Contemporary Motherhood

In the wake of recent cases of mothers who are targeted by police or family service authorities as negligent for giving their children autonomy, Barbara Risman, UIC professor of sociology and LAS distinguished professor, was a featured guest today on Chicago Public Radio’s (WBEZ-FM 91.5) “Morning Shift” for a segment to discuss contemporary motherhood and teaching kids the independence and decision-making skills they need to grow into healthy adults. Listen at: