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And whether or not she behaves in an easy, spontaneous and above all non-
anxious manner may be a good deal more important than the system of child-
rearing she adopts or the fact that she holds or does not hold the child, or even
that she ...
conscious enclosure love, and try to acquire it instead through studying books on
child-rearing. In most of the developing countries, parents try to maintain rigid
control over their children as if they were extensions of themselves, and it is ...
The child is bucketed into an environment alive with inconsistencies and
contradictions which on the one hand reflects 'relaxed flexibility in ... The code of
child-rearing puts great emphasis on the warmth and intensity of mother-child
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A leading social anthropologist examines what being a mother means to a woman as a person, using examples from societies all over the world, and concludes that a great deal of what we call "maternal ... Read full review
Mothercraft or Motherhood?
The Motherhood Trap
Mothers in the Social System
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Ethics and Human Reproduction: A Feminist Analysis
No preview available - 1987
Don't blame mother: mending the mother-daughter relationship
Paula J. Caplan
Snippet view - 1989