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Title Motherhood in the twenty-first century [electronic resource] / edited by Alcira Mariam Alizade.

Imprint London ; New York : Karnac, 2006.

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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 220 pages).
Series Psychoanalysis & women series
Psychoanalysis & women series.
Note "A volume in the Psychoanalysis & women series, for the Committee on Women and Psychoanalysis of the International Psychoanalytical Association."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Motherhood is unending / Ruth F. Lax -- The twenty-first century: what changes? / Giovanna Ambrosio -- Motherhood in a fertile new world / Diane Ehrensaft -- Artificial pregnancy / Jacqueline Amati Mehler -- The non-maternal psychic space / Alcira Mariam Alizade -- Why do you want to have a child? / Estela V. Welldom -- The place of motherhood in primary femininity / Emilce Dio Bleichmar -- Reconstructing Oedipus? Considerations of the psychosexual development of boys of lesbian parents / Toni Vaughn Heineman -- Maternity and femininity: sharing and splitting in the mother-daughter relationship / Florence Guignard -- The parents, the baby, and the high-tech stork / Fanny Blanck-Cereijido -- Motherhood and work / Herta E. Harsch -- The bodies of present-day maternity / Leticia Glocer Fiorini -- New reproductive realities: paradoxes, parameters, and maternal orientations / Joan Raphael-Leff -- Parenthood and HIV_AIDS. An investigation of the INPer based on psychoanalytic and gender theory /Teresa Lartigue -- New methods of conception and the practice of psychoanalysis / Sylvie Faure-Pragier -- The impossible being of the mother / Alicia Leisse de Lustgarten.
Summary This book takes a fresh look at women in their maternal role. In the 21st century, with its frenzy and heterogeneity, where the mixture of modernity and post-modernity is not without danger, motherhood cannot escape the impact of social and cultural transformations. Psycho-history, the accumulation and variety of psychoanalytic theories of femininity and motherhood, the contribution of gender studies, cross-disciplinary research, and listening to what our patients have to say - all this has yielded, in the past few decades, much controversial data that challenges orthodox classical thinking wi.
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Subject Motherhood.
Motherhood -- Cross-cultural studies.
Motherhood -- Social aspects.
Motherhood -- Psychological aspects.
Mothers -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Social change.
Chronological Term 2000 - 2099
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Cross-cultural studies.
Added Author Alizade, Alcira Mariam.
International Psycho-Analytical Association. Committee on Women and Psychoanalysis.
Added Title Motherhood in the 21st century
Other Form: Print version: Motherhood in the twenty-first century. London ; New York : Karnac, 2006 1855753693 (DLC) 2006282804 (OCoLC)70147257
ISBN 9781849405010 (electronic bk.)
1849405018 (electronic bk.)