Don't blame mother: mending the mother-daughter relationship
The anger and agony of the mother-daughter relationship can be replaced with a new bond based on understanding and respect according to Dr. Caplan. She shows women how to move to a new, positive mother-daughter relationship based on respect.
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We shall see how each myth produces mother-daughter barriers — in the form of
the kinds of painful feelings described in Chapter 2 — and what we can do about
it. This chapter is about the Perfect Mother Myths, and the next is about the Bad ...
WHERE THE PERFECT Mother myths establish standards every woman will fail
to meet, the Bad Mother myths make mothers' ordinary behavior seem worse
than it really is. With the help of the Bad Mother myths, we exaggerate our
ASKING QUESTIONS ABOUT THE BAD MOTHER MYTHS As you think through
what has happened in your mother- daughter relationship, and as you try to
understand what is happening now, ask yourself these important questions: •
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Written in the conversational style that typifies self-help books, this work explores cultural biases and the myths of angel-witch, perfect mother, and bad mother as the basis for daughters blaming ... Read full review