By Stephanie Lawler
The mother-daughter courting has preoccupied feminist writers for many years, yet regularly it's been the daughter's tale at centre-stage. Mothering the Self brings jointly those maternal and daughterly tales by way of drawing on in-depth interviews with ladies who communicate either as moms and as daughters.
This research examines the ways that those moms and daughters perform their knowing of sophistication, gender, and race destinations, either utilizing and resisting them. the result's a clean commence from which to think about the far-reaching implications of this dating - no longer easily for moms and daughters, yet when it comes to how we comprehend the shaping of the self and its position in the social world.
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Mothering the Self: Mothers, Daughters, Subjects (Transformations) by Stephanie Lawler