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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mending the mother-daughter relationship Paula J. Caplan. to be a loving person
when we were together. But my mother's negative features loomed so large in my
view, and so infuriated me, / couldn't be the kind of loving woman I like to be.
In other words, mothers and daughters are not supposed to get angry, and
certainly not at each other; if they do, then at least one of them is bad. According
to the idealized view, the mother-daughter relationship is a mutually loving, sweet
mending the mother-daughter relationship Paula J. Caplan. see also Bad Mother
myths; Humanizing of mothers; Perfect Mother myths Mother-child bonding, 84-
85 Mother-child separation: sadness at, 114-115 Mother-daughter alliance: ...
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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
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Motherhood and Representation: The Mother in Popular Culture and Melodrama
E. Ann Kaplan
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