Lecturer in HumanitiesUniversity of East Anglia
Re: Reassurance, fearmongering or cautionary tales: what television teaches young women about motherhood
Very interesting findings;Very interesting findings; thanks for sharing, Rebecca. I'm intrigued by how negative responses are around the idea of the nuclear family, especially the assumptions that single/divorced motherhood is such a likely outcome it needs advance preparatio ...
Thanks for your thought,Thanks for your thought, Berit. I'm glad you mentioned Hays' work; her book is an excellent analysis of the start of the intensive attachment-style parenting movement. There's some other work which develops her conclusions further, most of ...
I haven't seen thisI haven't seen this adaptation, but this is an interesting way of reading Disney's choices about (not) representing mothers. Do you think they were trying to reach fathers specifically, or promoting a new version of masculinity to young boys (an ...