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Elisabeth Badinter, L'amour en plus (II): Rousseau, and the Nouvelle Mère

It seems that Rousseau has really been the first creator and promotor of this new mother: the one who appears at the end of the 18th century and, even if one may acknowledge another revolution with Freud, she still pervades nowadays. 347 more words

Literature

Elisabeth Badinter, L'Amour en Plus (I): on maternal love

In her work L’Amour en plus Badinter puts in question the authenticity of maternal love, and analyses the cultural influences which have built such a feeling. 490 more words

Sexuality