The Resource Mothering and ambivalence, edited by Wendy Hollway and Brid Featherstone

Mothering and ambivalence, edited by Wendy Hollway and Brid Featherstone

Label
Mothering and ambivalence
Title
Mothering and ambivalence
Statement of responsibility
edited by Wendy Hollway and Brid Featherstone
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Children's rights, lone motherhood and the breakdown of families are all issues at the forefront of current social debate in the West, with little agreement on what constitutes good parenting, or how the needs of both mother and child are best met. The feminist contribution to this debate is particularly important in keeping in view the diverse identities of all those who provide mothering. The psychoanalytic contribution is often undervalued and misunderstood. Mothering and Ambivalence brings together authors from therapeutic, academic and social work backgrounds to discuss depen
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.874/3
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ759
LC item number
.M8783 1997eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Mothering and ambivalence, edited by Wendy Hollway and Brid Featherstone
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction : crisis in the western family / Brid Featherstone -- 2. The production and purposes of maternal ambivalence / Rozsika Parker -- 3. Fathers' ambivalence (too) / Stephen Frosh -- 4. The maternal bed / Wendy Hollway -- 5. Mothers and daughters within a changing world / Sheila Ernst -- 6. Mothers, parenting, gender development and therapy / Susie Orbach talking to Wendy Hollway -- 7. The heaven and hell of mothering : mothering and ambivalence in the mass media / Ros Coward -- 8. In the company of women : experiences of working with the lost mother / Paddy Maynes and Joanna Best -- 9. Parting is such sweet sorrow : the romantic tragedy of a mother-child relationship / Caroline Owens -- 10. Group-analytic psychotherapy : a site for reworking the relationship between mothers and daughters / Sheila Ernst -- 11. 'I wouldn't do your job!' : women, social work and child abuse / Brid Featherstone
Control code
ocm50790909
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 200 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415139113
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b36009295
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50790909
  • pebcs0203131010

Library Locations

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