By Rachel Bowlby

ISBN-10: 0198728123

ISBN-13: 9780198728122

ISBN-10: 019960794X

ISBN-13: 9780199607945

one of the straight forward human tales, parenthood has tended to head with no asserting. in comparison to the astonishing attachments of romantic love, it's only the predictable sequel. in comparison to the passions of youth, it's only a heritage. yet in contemporary many years, far-reaching adjustments in normal relations types and in procreative chances (through reproductive applied sciences) have introduced out new questions. Why do humans wish (or now not wish) to be mom and dad? How has the
'choice' first enabled by way of birth control replaced the which means of parenthood? taking a look not just at new parental components yet at older parental tales, in novels and different works, this attention-grabbing e-book bargains clean angles and arguments for puzzling over parenthood today.

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