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Torn In Two: Maternal Ambivalence: Experience of Maternal Ambivalence Paperback – 8 Jun 1995

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TORN IN TWO is a major and novel contribution to our understanding of the complexities of motherhood with implications that branch out in many directions (Juliet Mitchell)

Gripping stuff. (IRISH TIMES)

Her book may help reassure other mothers that they are not alone in experiencing such bewildering, contradictory emotions towards their children. (THE TIMES)

A very rich book full of case material. (SELF AND SOCIETY)

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Can conflicting emotions of love and hate for a child actually have a creative impact on mothering?

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