Motherhood in the twenty-first century /

This book takes a fresh look at women in their maternal role. In the 21st century, with its frenzy and heterogeneity, where the mixture of modernity and post-modernity is not without danger, motherhood cannot escape the impact of social and cultural transformations. Psycho-history, the accumulation...

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Corporate Author: International Psycho-Analytical Association. Committee on Women and Psychoanalysis.
Other Authors: Alizade, Alcira Mariam.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London ; New York : Karnac, 2006.
Series:Psychoanalysis & women series.
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Summary:This book takes a fresh look at women in their maternal role. In the 21st century, with its frenzy and heterogeneity, where the mixture of modernity and post-modernity is not without danger, motherhood cannot escape the impact of social and cultural transformations. Psycho-history, the accumulation and variety of psychoanalytic theories of femininity and motherhood, the contribution of gender studies, cross-disciplinary research, and listening to what our patients have to say - all this has yielded, in the past few decades, much controversial data that challenges orthodox classical thinking wi.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xviii, 220 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9781849405010
1849405018
9781780495088
1780495080
1283068990
9781283068994
9786613068996
6613068993