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Title Representations of motherhood / edited by Donna Bassin, Margaret Honey, and Meryle Mahrer Kaplan.

Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, c1994.

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 Moore Stacks  HQ759 .R48 1994    Available  ---
Description viii, 294 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Thinking mothers/conceiving birth / Sara Ruddick -- Fictions of home / Jane Lazarre -- Shifting the center : race, class, and feminist theorizing about motherhood / Patricia Hill Collins -- The mothers of the disappeared : passion and protest in maternal action / Jean Bethke Elshtain -- Maternity and rememory : Toni Morrison's Beloved / Marianne Hirsch -- Being a mother and being a psychoanalyst : two impossible professions / Janine Chasseguet-Smirgel -- The omnipotent mother : a psychoanalytic study of fantasy and reality / Jessica Benjamin -- Mothering, hate, and Winnicott / Elsa First -- Maternal subjectivity in the culture of nostalgia : mourning and memory / Donna Bassin -- Rosalind : a family romance / Myra Goldberg -- Images of the maternal : an interview with Barbara Kruger / Therese Lichtenstein -- The power of "positive" diagnosis : medical and maternal discourses on amniocentesis / Rayna Rapp.
The maternal voice in the technological universe / Margaret Honey -- Taking the nature out of mother / Adria Schwartz -- Sex, work, and motherhood : maternal subjectivity in recent visual culture / E. Ann Kaplan -- Playing and motherhood : or, how to get the most out of the avant-garde / Susan Rubin Suleiman.
Subject Motherhood in popular culture.
Added Author Bassin, Donna.
Honey, Margaret.
Kaplan, Meryle Mahrer, 1947-
ISBN 0300057628 (alk. paper)