Maternal Thinking: Toward a Politics of Peace / Edition 2

Maternal Thinking: Toward a Politics of Peace / Edition 2

by Sara Ruddick
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807014095

ISBN-13: 9780807014097

Pub. Date: 01/31/1995

Publisher: Beacon Press

A New York Times Notable Book of the Year 1989

Philosopher, mother, and feminist Sara Ruddick examines the discipline of mothering, showing for the first time how the day-to-day work of raising children gives rise to distinctive ways of thinking.  See more details below

Overview

A New York Times Notable Book of the Year 1989

Philosopher, mother, and feminist Sara Ruddick examines the discipline of mothering, showing for the first time how the day-to-day work of raising children gives rise to distinctive ways of thinking.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807014097
Publisher:
Beacon Press
Publication date:
01/31/1995
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
900,572
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface: Maternal Thinking Revisited
Acknowledgments
A Note on Usage
Pt. IThinking About Mothers Thinking
Love's Reason3
1Maternal Thinking13
2Talking About "Mothers"28
Pt. IIProtection, Nurturance, and Training
Making It Up61
3Preservative Love65
4Fostering Growth82
5Training: A Work of Conscience?103
Pt. IIIMaternal Thinking and Peace Politics
Maternal Thinking as a Feminist Standpoint127
6Mothers and Men's Wars141
7Maternal Nonviolence: A Truth in the Making160
8Histories of Human Flesh185
9Notes Toward a Feminist Maternal Peace Politics219
Notes253
Index281

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