Making Modern Mothers

Making Modern Mothers☉ Making Modern Mothers PDF / Epub ❤ Author Heather Paxson – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk In Greece women speak of mothering as within the nature of a woman But this durable association of motherhood with femininity exists in tension with the highest incidence of abortion and one of the lo In Greece women speak of mothering as within the nature of a woman But this durable association of motherhood with femininity exists in tension with the highest incidence of abortion and one of the lowest fertility rates in Europe In this setting how do women think of themselves as proper individuals mothers and Greek citizens In this anthropological study of reproductive politics and ethics in Athens Greece Heather Paxson tracks the effects of increasing consumerism and imported biomedical family planning methods showing how women's nature Making Modern ePUB ô is being transformed to meet crosscutting claims of the contemporary world Locating profound ambivalence in people's ethical evaluations of gender and fertility control Paxson offers a far reaching analysis of conflicting assumptions about what it takes to be a good mother and a good woman in modern Greece where assertions of cultural tradition unfold against a backdrop of European Union integration economic struggle and national demographic anxiety over a falling birth rate.

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  • ebook
  • 351 pages
  • Making Modern Mothers
  • Heather Paxson
  • 28 October 2015
  • 9781282762916