Misconceptions

Author: Naomi Wolf
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 1400075599
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In Misconceptions, bestselling author Naomi Wolf she demythologizes motherhood and reveals the dangers of common assumptions about childbirth.

Journey Into Motherhood

Author: Sheri Menelli
Publisher: White Heart Pub
ISBN: 0974785326
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... Magic and Birth by Suzanne Arms Ina May's Guide to Natural Childbirth by Ina
May Gaskin The Mask of Motherhood: How Becoming a Mother Changes Our
Lives and Why We Never Talk About It by Susan Maushart Mind Over Labor by
Carl Jones Misconceptions: Truth, Lies, and the Unexpected on the Journey to
Motherhood by Naomi Wolf Mother's Intention: How Belief Shapes Birth by Kim
Wildner Natural Childbirth the Bradley Way by Susan McCutcheon Nurturing the
Unborn ...

Encyclopedia Of Feminist Literature

Author: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
Publisher: Infobase Learning
ISBN: 1438140649
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Venturing further into destructive mythology, Wolf produced the feminist takeon
theisolatedmother in Misconceptions: Truth, Lies, and the Unexpected on the
Journey to Motherhood (2003). The work exposes unnecessary stresses and
gendered preconceptions that limitthe full integration of thefamily. Wolf's more
recent works includeThe Treehouse (2005), TheEndof America:Letter of Warning
toa Young Patriot (2007), and Give Me Liberty:A Handbook for American
Revolutionaries ...

Regretting Motherhood

Author: Orna Donath
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
ISBN: 1623171385
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Naomi Wolf, Misconceptions: Truth, Lies, and the Unexpected on the Journey of
Motherhood (New York: Anchor Books, 2003; first published 2001). 2. Luce
Irigaray, “And the One Doesn't Stir without the Other,” Signs 7, no. 1 (1981): 67. 3.
Rachel Cusk, “The Language of Love,” Guardian, September 12, 2001, quoted in
Quiney, “Confessions of the New Capitalist Mother,” 32. 4. Ibid., 30. 5. Patricia Hill
Collins, “Shifting the Center: Race, Class, and Feminist Theorizing about
Motherhood ...

Motherhood Misconceived

Author: Heather Addison
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 1438428154
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See Misconceptions: Truth, Lies, and the Unexpected on the Journey to
Motherhood by Naomi Wolf, The Mommy Myth: The Idealization of Motherhood
and How It Has Undermined All Women by Susan Douglas and Meredith
Michaels, Perfect Madness: Motherhood in the Age of Anxiety by Judith Warner,
The Truth Behind the Mommy Wars: Who Decides What Makes a Good Mother?
by Miriam Peskowitz, and Motherhood Manifesto: What America's Moms Want—
and What to Do ...

Twenty First Century Motherhood

Author: Andrea O'Reilly
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231520476
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Fox, Faulkner. 2003. Dispatches from a Not-So-Perfect Life; or, How I Learned to
Love the House, the Man, the Child. New York: Harmony Books. Gore, Ariel, and
Bee Lavender, eds. 2001. Breeder: Real-Life Stories from the New Generation of
Mothers. Seattle: Seal Press. Slater, Lauren. 2002. Love Works Like This: Moving
from One Kind of Life to Another. New York: Random House. Wolf, Naomi. 2001.
Misconceptions: Truth, Lies, and the Unexpected on the Journey to Motherhood.

The Last Taboo

Author: Rosemary Agonito
Publisher: Algora Publishing
ISBN: 1628940875
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2 Naomi Wolf, Misconceptions: Truth, Lies and the Unexpected on the Journey to
Motherhood (New York: Anchor, 2003), pp. 1-10. 3 Louis Genevie and Eva
Margolies, The Motherhood Report: How Women Feel About Being Mothers (
New York: Macmillan, 1987), p. 15. 4 “My Life Is a Waking Nightmare,” www.slate.
com, Feb. 6, 2014. 5 “Parental Pity Party,” New York Times, op-Ed, Feb. 6, 2014.
6 Genevie and Margolies, p. 4. 7 Rosie Jackson, Mothers Who Leave: Behind the
Myth of ...

Textual Mothers Maternal Texts

Author: Elizabeth Podnieks
Publisher: Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
ISBN: 1554587654
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The Masks of Motherhood: How Becoming a Mother Changes Everything and
Why We Pretend It Doesn't. New York: The New Press, 1999. Wilkinson,
Stephanie, and Jennifer Niesslein. “Tales from the (Mother) Hood: Motherhood in
Book Publishing.” Brain, Child. Spring 2005. July 2006, http://www.brainchildmag
.com/essays/spring2005_niesslein_wilkinson.html. Wolf, Naomi. Misconceptions:
Truth, Lies and the Unexpected on the Journey to Motherhood. New York:
Random House, ...

Motherhood In Literature And Culture

Author: Gill Rye
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317235460
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Reproductive Technologies: Gender, Motherhood and Medicine. Cambridge:
Polity Press, 57–80. Shildrick, Margrit (1997) Leaky Bodies and Boundaries:
Feminism, Postmodernism and (Bio)Ethics. London and New York: Routledge.
Wolf, Naomi (2001) Misconceptions: Truth, Lies and the Unexpected on the
Journey to Motherhood. London: Chatto & Windus. Wood, Sue (2009) Imagine
Yourself to Be Water. Blaenau Ffestiniog: Cinnamon Press. Young, Iris Marion (
2005) 'Pregnant ...

Abortion Motherhood And Mental Health

Author: Ellie Lee
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
ISBN: 9780202364049
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More recently — particularly since the late 1990s — other feminists have come to
write about motherhood too. Prominent titles of this kind are Naomi Wolf's
Misconceptions, Truth, Lies and the Unexpected on the Journey to Motherhood (
2001), widely promoted in Britain as well as the United States, Life After Birth by
British feminist writer Kate Figes (1998), and Susan Maushart's The Mask of
Motherhood (1999). This is an arena deserving of attention in a book of this kind,
because it is ...