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By Ellen L.K. Toronto,Joann Ponder,Kristin Davisson,Maurine Kelber Kelly

ISBN-10: 1138194964

ISBN-13: 9781138194960

Gender and body-based differences stay a defining portion of women’s identities, either in psychoanalytic remedy and in lifestyles. even though ladies have made growth in lots of components, their prestige in the human neighborhood has remained risky and topic to societal whim. A Womb of Her Own brings jointly a uncommon crew of participants to discover, from a psychoanalytic point of view, the ways that women’s sexual and reproductive features, and their our bodies, are considered as societal and patriarchal estate, now not because the ownership of person girls. It additional examines how ladies were considered because the "other" and therefore turn into the point of interest of mistreatment reminiscent of rape, sexual slavery, restrict of replica rights, and ongoing societal repression. ?


Postmodern gender theories have enormously more suitable knowing of the fluidity of gender and freed girls from repressive stereotypes, but attention has shifted in advance from the facility differential that maintains to exist among women and men. sooner than the male/female binary is transcended, the restrictions imposed upon ladies via the nonetheless triumphing patriarchal order needs to be addressed. To this finish, A Womb of Her Own addresses concerns reminiscent of the superiority of rape tradition and its historic roots; the connection of the LGBT stream to feminism; present sexual practices comparable to sexting and tattooing and their intending to girls; reproductive matters together with infertility; adoption; postpartum melancholy and the particular event of birthing—all from the views of ladies. The publication additionally explores the cultural definitions of motherhood, and how such definitions set exacting criteria either for the suitable face of motherhood and for girls often.


While women’s distinct anatomy and biology have traditionally contributed to their oppression in a patriarchal society, it's the exploration and illumination of those features from their very own viewpoint that may let women to declare and regulate them as their very own. protecting a extensive, topical diversity of latest topics, A Womb of Her Own will entice psychoanalysts, psychoanalytic psychotherapists, in addition to students and scholars of gender and women’s stories.

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