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The Sister Knot: Why We Fight, Why We're Jealous and Why We'll Love Each Other No Matter What Hardcover – 23 Feb 2007

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  • Hardcover: 304 pages
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company (23 Feb. 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0393060586
  • ISBN-13: 978-0393060584
  • Product Dimensions: 14.7 x 2.5 x 21.8 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.2 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,549,110 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Synopsis

Relationships between women are often freighted with a rocky mix of emotions leading to anguish and confusion in the playground, in the home and in the boardroom. A woman's experience negotiating her feelings towards a sister shapes her psychology as forcefully as do her relationships with her parents. By exploring sisterhood, Terri Apter reveals its key role in understanding all relationships among women. In a series of compelling interviews, Apter considers the many aspects of the sister relationship. The need to fight to differentiate oneself from a sister, as well as the protectiveness one feels for that same person, is explained by reference to extensive psychological and biological evidence. Not only will sisters be enlightened by this original book: it sheds light on all relationships between women.

About the Author

TERRI APTER is the senior tutor at Newnham College, University of Cambridge, where she conducts research on family dynamics.



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