Mothers on trial : the battle for children and custody / Phyllis Chesler.
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- ISBN: 9781556529993 (pbk.) :
- ISBN: 1556529996 (pbk.) :
- Physical Description: xxiii, 488 pages ; 23 cm
- Edition: Rev. and updated 2nd ed.
- Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Lawrence Hill Books, 
- Copyright: ©2011
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 397-401) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| A historical overview -- A contemporary overview -- What is a "fit" mother or father? : an "unfit" mother or father? : who decides? -- Do "good enough" mothers still lose custody of their children in North America today? : the results of an original study -- The "sexual" mother : Anna Karenina today -- The "uppity" mother -- The lesbian mother -- The mother married to a violent man -- Paternal brainwashing -- The "voluntarily" noncustodial mother -- The price of battle : mothers encounter the psychological and economic law -- The mother-lawyer relationship -- The mother-judge and father-judge relationships -- Court-enabled incest in the 1980s and 1990s -- Court-enabled incest in the twenty-first century -- Legal torture from 1986 to 2010 -- The international custody situation -- The fathers' supremacist movement from the 1980s to 2010 -- Contemporary legal trends, part I : joint custody, mediation, incest, and parental alienation -- Contemporary legal trends, part II : mental illness, gay and lesbian custody surrogacy, and the primary caretaker -- Mothers' wisdom : philosophical perspectives on having and losing children -- Mothers' voices, written on the wind : what is a custody battle really about? -- What to expect when you're expecting a divorce : an interview with divorce lawyer, Susan L. Bender.
|Citation/References Note:|| LJ 06/15/2011
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|Subject:||Custody of children > United States.
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