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Are you my mother? : a comic drama

Author: Alison Bechdel
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Graphic memoir about Bechdel's troubled relationship with her distant, unhappy mother and her experiences with psychoanalysis, with particular reference to the work of Donald Winnicott.
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Genre/Form: Cartoons
Personal Narratives
Electronic books
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bechdel, Alison, 1960-
Are you my mother?
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, ©2012
(DLC) 2012010582
(OCoLC)780063960
Named Person: Alison Bechdel; Alison Bechdel; D W Winnicott; Alison Bechdel
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alison Bechdel
ISBN: 9780547524368 0547524366 9781448182176 1448182174
OCLC Number: 797837379
Description: 1 online resource (286 pages :) : illustrations (some color)
Contents: The ordinary devoted mother --
Transitional objects --
True and false self --
Mind --
Hate --
Mirror --
The use of an object.
Responsibility: Alison Bechdel.

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