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Others succeed, and reinforce this system of child-rearing in their turn when they
themselves have children, whom they ... The type of mothering which works well
with a newborn baby is unsuitable for a toddler, and that which is right for a ...
mer1ted on the delightful feeling of the infant kicking against the inner thighs as it
was being born, or lying across their ... We know that when a newborn baby is
handed to the mother and she is allowed to get to know it in her way, there is a ...
In fact, the few months after birth together form a fourth trimester of pregnancy, in
which the mother and baby are still united in a symbiotic bond (and ... On the one
hand is the mother who lives relatively independently of the newborn baby.
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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