Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-14 of 14 items

  • Keywords: mother-daughter relationship x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Like Mother Like Daughter: Mother–Daughter Relations in Babylonian Talmudic Stories

Moshe Lavee

in Mothers in the Jewish Cultural Imagination: Jewish Cultural Studies Volume 5

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781906764661
eISBN:
9781800343443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764661.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter describes a process where mothers are essential to the replication of a particular cultural model of authority and yet also challenge the very structure that they work to support. It ... More


Aristocratic Whiteness, Body Trauma and the Market Logic of Melancholia in Black Swan

Kendra Marston

in Postfeminist Whiteness: Problematising Melancholic Burden in Contemporary Hollywood

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781474430296
eISBN:
9781474453608
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474430296.003.0006
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The fifth chapter explores Darren Aronofsky’s Black Swan as an example of a film in which Hollywood’s historical treatment of classical ballet is referenced to provide a self-reflexive and critical ... More


Cicero, Tullia, and Marcus: Gender-Specific Concerns for Family Tradition? *

Thomas Späth

in Children, Memory, and Family Identity in Roman Culture

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199582570
eISBN:
9780191595271
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199582570.003.0007
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

A fair number of Cicero's letters reveal his concern for his daughter Tullia and his son Marcus. Recent scholarship has read these letters as evidence for a ‘natural’ emotional attachment of a father ... More


‘Serious duties’: Henry Thornton and Marianne Sykes

Anne Stott

in Wilberforce: Family and Friends

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199699391
eISBN:
9780191739132
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199699391.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Following the pattern of the preceding chapter this deals with Henry Thornton’s courtship of Marianne Sykes, making extensive use of the material in the Thornton, Wilberforce and Venn papers. It ... More


Romancing Rhetoricity and Historicity: The Representational Politics and Poetics of Little Reunion

Kam Louie (ed.)

in Eileen Chang: Romancing Languages, Cultures and Genres

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9789888083794
eISBN:
9789882209060
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888083794.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Focusing on Little Reunion, a key text for interpreting the series of self-fashioning performances Eileen Chang directed at Chinese reading publics as her imagined spectators, confessors, and ... More


Conclusion

Mark Franko

in Martha Graham in Love and War: The Life in the Work

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199777662
eISBN:
9780199950119
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199777662.003.0006
Subject:
Music, Dance, History, American

The 1940s and early 1950s are identified as a crucial period for Graham both professionally and personally. This chapter discusses Graham’s decline in the 1960s and the historical misapprehension of ... More


The (Re)production of a Maskilah: The Mother–Daughter Bond between Menuhah and Hava Shapiro

Carole B. Balin and Wendy I. Zierler

in Mothers in the Jewish Cultural Imagination: Jewish Cultural Studies Volume 5

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781906764661
eISBN:
9781800343443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764661.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter concentrates on the virtue of the mother–daughter relationship and its potential to provoke cultural change that is emphasized through the relationship between the pioneering maskilah ... More


Does Your Mama Know?: Motherhood and Mother-Daughter Relationships

E. Patrick Johnson

in Black. Queer. Southern. Women.: An Oral History

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781469641102
eISBN:
9781469641126
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469641102.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter explores Black, queer, Southern women’s relationships with their mothers, their desires to have children and mother, and, in some cases, having maternal responsibilities imposed on them ... More


Sacred Desires: Passion and Pathology in in this House of Brede (1975) and Agnes of God (1985)

Maureen Sabine

in Veiled Desires: Intimate Portrayals of Nuns in Postwar Anglo-American Film

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780823251650
eISBN:
9780823253043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251650.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Religion

Chapter 5 considers why it should be that, in contrast to The Nun's Story, In This House of Brede and Agnes of God pathologize the intense mother-daughter relationships that bloom in the ... More


Homo- and heterogeneous zones: Irigaray and Mary Daly

Morny Joy

in Divine Love: Luce Irigaray, Women, Gender, and Religion

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719055232
eISBN:
9781781700792
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719055232.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter emphasizes the views of Irigaray and Mary Daly, who allude to a future-perfect attainment of women. Future/past involves a form of recuperation and anticipation of an Archi/Archaic time ... More


La niña santa: horror, ambivalence, femininity

Deborah Martin

in The cinema of Lucrecia Martel

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780719090349
eISBN:
9781526109606
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090349.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Chapter 2 focuses on Martel’s second feature, La niña santa, a film which depicts the anxious construction of hard-and-fast boundaries between right and wrong, good and evil, beauty and horror, ... More


Durgā the Daughter: Folk and Familial Traditions

Rachel Fell McDermott

in Revelry, Rivalry, and Longing for the Goddesses of Bengal: The Fortunes of Hindu Festivals

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231129190
eISBN:
9780231527873
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231129190.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism

This chapter focuses on Durgā and describes the many ways in which she is identified with a little girl, for she is at once the martial demon-slayer and Umā, the humble wife of Śiva, whose festival ... More


Trauma and Substance Abuse

David R. Grove, Gilbert J. Greene, and Mo Yee Lee

in Family Therapy for Treating Trauma: An Integrative Family and Systems Treatment (I-FAST) Approach

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780190059408
eISBN:
9780197527535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190059408.003.0010
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Health and Mental Health

Substance abuse and trauma are the topics of this chapter. The relationship between substance abuse and trauma histories, particularly intrafamilial sexual abuse, is examined. The application of ... More


‘I Had Barbara’: Women's Ties and Edith Wharton's ‘Roman Fever’

Rachel Bowlby

in A Child of One's Own: Parental Stories

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199607945
eISBN:
9780191760518
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199607945.003.0014
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Like Hardy's The Mayor of Casterbridge, Edith Wharton's ‘Roman Fever’ is concerned with the persistence of parental secrets, and about how retelling or returning to a story at different times may ... More


View: