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Our own fertility rite - incorporated into the drama of the Christian church as the
harvest festival - has little relevance for most of us . Our food comes prepacked
and often precooked , with a guarantee that it is identical to every other package
In many parts of the world , including the Black ghettos of the United States ,
Black townships in South Africa , the West Indies and Latin America , girls
bargain for a man with their fertility , and use sex in what is sometimes called '
throughout the world , in some societies pregnancy being welcomed as evidence
of fertility , and in others condemned , the important thing everywhere is that each
child has someone who will take on the social responsibility of being a father ...
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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