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By Fritz Allhoff

The advanced international of motherhood is the following unveiled. overlaying matters starting from even if we should always sometimes misinform our youngsters, to the unforeseen demanding situations and issues of being a mom, Motherhood - Philosophy for Everyone offers insightful, critical yet frequently funny essays that may be loved by way of each person - together with husbands and fathers.

  • Considers salient philosophical concerns with regards to being pregnant, beginning, babycare, and elevating a child

  • Chapters include "The Days and Nights of a brand new mom: Existentialism within the Nursery", "The Media Proudly Presents:  classes' from superstar Moms", and "The Off Button: notion Experiments and baby Control"

  • Contains paintings from diversified educational views, together with economics, psychology, schooling, English, sociology, women's reports, and theological experiences, in addition to from nurses and stay-at-home mothers

  • Includes a foreword by way of Judith Warner, the recent York instances columnist ("Domestic Disturbances") and writer of Perfect insanity: Motherhood within the Age of Anxiety

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