Toward a New Psychology of Women

Toward a New Psychology of Women

by Jean Baker Miller
     
 

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In the twenty years since its publication, this best-selling classic (which has sold more than 200,000 copies) has become famous for its groundbreaking demonstration of how sexual stereotypes restrict men's and women's psychological development. Toward a New Psychology of Women revolutionized concepts of strength and weakness, dependency and autonomy, emotion,

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In the twenty years since its publication, this best-selling classic (which has sold more than 200,000 copies) has become famous for its groundbreaking demonstration of how sexual stereotypes restrict men's and women's psychological development. Toward a New Psychology of Women revolutionized concepts of strength and weakness, dependency and autonomy, emotion, success, and power.

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Monumental in its innovative--possibly revolutionary--restructuring of our psychodynamic understanding of women. --Alexandra G. Kaplan, Contemporary Psychology

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807029114
Publisher:
Beacon Press
Publication date:
02/21/2012
Sold by:
Penguin Random House Publisher Services
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
957,885
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Jean Baker Miller, M.D., is clinical professor of psychiatry at the Boston University School of Medicine and founding director of the Jean Beaker Miller Training Institute, a division of the Stone Center at Wellesley College.

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