Maternal Profiling, Definition of

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“Employment discrimination against a woman who has, or will have, children. The term has been popularized by members of MomsRising, an advocacy group promoting the rights of mothers in the workplace.”

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Barrett, G. (2007, December 23). All we are saying. The New York Times. Retrived from http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/23/weekinreview/23buzzwords.html?_r=1

Olivella, M, Blades, J., & Rowe-Finkbeiner, K. (2007, December 30). Maternal profiling: A New York Times buzzword. Message posted to http://www.momsrising.org/blog/3