Download PDF by Rachel Bowlby: A Child of One's Own: Parental Stories

By Rachel Bowlby

ISBN-10: 0198728123

ISBN-13: 9780198728122

ISBN-10: 019960794X

ISBN-13: 9780199607945

one of the basic human tales, parenthood has tended to move with out announcing. in comparison to the stunning attachments of romantic love, it is just the predictable sequel. in comparison to the passions of formative years, it's only a history. yet in contemporary a long time, far-reaching adjustments in ordinary relatives kinds and in procreative probabilities (through reproductive applied sciences) have introduced out new questions. Why do humans wish (or no longer wish) to be mom and dad? How has the
'choice' first enabled by way of birth control replaced the which means of parenthood? having a look not just at new parental components yet at older parental tales, in novels and different works, this interesting publication bargains clean angles and arguments for pondering parenthood today.

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