Cover of: Good daughters | Patricia Beard

Good daughters

loving our mothers as they age

Published by Warner Books in New York .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Reality Check
The Culture: Some Things Have Changed
The Mother-Daughter Relationship
Adolescence in Middle Age
Old Age, the Baseline
What Mothers Want
The Opportunities of Old Age
A Role Reversal?
The "Good Enough" Daughter
Profiles
Real Lives
Making Decisions Together
Balancing Duty and Self-Preservation
Living Together, Staying Independent
When Intimacy Is Elusive
Long-Distance Daughters, Unresolved Issues
Loss
The Last Chapter
Letting Go When Your Mother Is Your Best Friend
Making Peace with an Imperfect Mother
What Shall We Do about Our Mothers?
Another Generation / Hillary Beard.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-286).

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
306.874/3
Library of Congress
HQ755.86 .B43 1999

The Physical Object

Pagination
289 p. :
Number of pages
289

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24764502M
Internet Archive
gooddaughterslov00bear
ISBN 10
0446523593
ISBN 13
9780446523592
LC Control Number
98030861
OCLC/WorldCat
39714900
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