Don't Blame Mother: Mending the Mother-daughter Relationship
A nationally recognized expert on the psychology of women shows how the angerand agony of the mother-daughter relationship can be replaced with a new bondbased on understanding and respect.
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... myth " that a mother meets all her children's needs , we feel cheated and angry
when our mother doesn't measure up , and if we believe the “ Bad Mother myth ”
that it's wrong for a mother to stay closely connected with her adult daughter ...
to blaming her for everything wrong in our lives ? The very word mother elicits a
wealth of conflicting , ambivalent feelings - protectiveness , a desire for her
approval , need for her love versus rage at the terrible damage we feel she's
done to us ...
If someone offered you a job , saying , “ If anything goes wrong , even sixty or
seventy years from now , you will be blamed , " you'd tell them to forget it . But that
is what motherhood is . Millions of mothers throughout the world feed , bathe ,
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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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