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Mother Madonna Whore: The Idealization and Denigration of Motherhood Estela V. Welldon

Mother Madonna Whore: The Idealization and Denigration of Motherhood

Estela V. Welldon

Published December 1st 1998
ISBN : 9781892746115
Paperback
180 pages
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Welldon explores why the quality of their bodies is fundamental to womens psychology- how this may lead to self-mutilation- and how such perverse behavior may also be aimed at objects which women see as their own creations, specifically, theirMoreWelldon explores why the quality of their bodies is fundamental to womens psychology- how this may lead to self-mutilation- and how such perverse behavior may also be aimed at objects which women see as their own creations, specifically, their babies. The potential causes and consequences of these conditions, including maternal and paternal incest and its frequent aftermath, prostitution, are also discussed.