Rock-A-By Baby / Edition 1

Rock-A-By Baby / Edition 1

by Verta Taylor, Verta Taylor
     
 

ISBN-10: 041591292X

ISBN-13: 9780415912921

Pub. Date: 09/19/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Although self-help has been an integral strategy of the women's movement, the burgeoning self-help publishing industry and growing popularity of talk shows encouraging personal confession have provoked vicious attacks on self-help from many feminists. Rock-a-By Baby examines the postpartum depression support group movement and exploring the

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Overview

Although self-help has been an integral strategy of the women's movement, the burgeoning self-help publishing industry and growing popularity of talk shows encouraging personal confession have provoked vicious attacks on self-help from many feminists. Rock-a-By Baby examines the postpartum depression support group movement and exploring the relationship between gender, the ideas and strategies of women's self-help groups and feminism. Taylor uses interviews and personal letters, talk show transcripts, organizational newsletters and a survey of postpartum group leaders to illuminate conflicts played out in the arena of women's self-help.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415912921
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/19/1996
Series:
Perspectives on Gender Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.54(d)

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