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
Published: London ; New York : Karnac, 2006.
Series:Psychoanalysis & women series.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Motherhood is unending / Ruth F. Lax
  • The twenty-first century: what changes? / Giovanna Ambrosio
  • Motherhood in a fertile new world / Diane Ehrensaft
  • Artificial pregnancy / Jacqueline Amati Mehler
  • The non-maternal psychic space / Alcira Mariam Alizade
  • Why do you want to have a child? / Estela V. Welldom
  • The place of motherhood in primary femininity / Emilce Dio Bleichmar
  • Reconstructing Oedipus? Considerations of the psychosexual development of boys of lesbian parents / Toni Vaughn Heineman
  • Maternity and femininity: sharing and splitting in the mother-daughter relationship / Florence Guignard
  • The parents, the baby, and the high-tech stork / Fanny Blanck-Cereijido
  • Motherhood and work / Herta E. Harsch
  • The bodies of present-day maternity / Leticia Glocer Fiorini
  • New reproductive realities: paradoxes, parameters, and maternal orientations / Joan Raphael-Leff
  • Parenthood and HIV_AIDS. An investigation of the INPer based on psychoanalytic and gender theory /Teresa Lartigue
  • New methods of conception and the practice of psychoanalysis / Sylvie Faure-Pragier
  • The impossible being of the mother / Alicia Leisse de Lustgarten.