'Bad' mothers : the politics of blame in twentieth-century America (Book, 1998) [WorldCat.org]
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'Bad' mothers : the politics of blame in twentieth-century America

Author: Molly Ladd-Taylor; Lauri Umansky
Publisher: New York ; London : New York University Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Considers the mother-blaming theories of psychological and medical "experts," bad mothers in the popular media, the scapegoating of mothers in politics, and the punitive approach to "bad" mothers by  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Molly Ladd-Taylor; Lauri Umansky
ISBN: 0814751199 9780814751190 0814751202 9780814751206
OCLC Number: 1082493606
Notes: Includes index.
Description: ix, 411 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: edited by Molly Ladd-Taylor and Lauri Umansky.

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". . . a powerful volume of finely written essays." * Journal of Social History *

 
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