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Mothering and Ambivalence by Brid Featherstone,Wendy Hollway

By Brid Featherstone,Wendy Hollway

kid's rights, lone motherhood and the breakdown of households are all concerns on the vanguard of present social debate within the West, with little contract on what constitutes stable parenting, or how the wishes of either mom and baby are top met. The feminist contribution to this debate is especially very important in maintaining in view the varied identities of all those that offer mothering. The psychoanalytic contribution is usually undervalued and misunderstood.
Mothering and Ambivalence brings jointly authors from healing, educational and social paintings backgrounds to debate dependency, anxiousness and gender kin inside of families.
Drawing on vast specialist adventure the individuals mix a psychoanalytic and feminist method of mothering which transcends the polarized and simplistic political debate approximately women's and kid's wishes. in addition they convey how such an technique can tell and increase expert practice.

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