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Author Apter, T. E.

Title You don't really know me : why mothers & daughters fight and how both can win / Terri Apter.

Imprint New York : W. W. Norton, c2004.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.8743 Ap83y 2004    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description viii, 280 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-269) and index.
Contents The mother/daughter plot -- "You're not listening!" : the battle for recognition -- "Let me live my own life!" : why teenage girls are insulted by parental concern -- "She can pick an argument out of thin air!" : what lies behind teenage irritability -- Power struggle : the choreography of status -- Learning to fight : friendship and conflict -- Portraits of mother/daughter meltdown -- My mother, my father : two different relationships -- "I'm too fat!" : the ambiguity of physical growth -- "I know that already!" : sex talk -- "So that's how you feel!" : how conflict can lead to closeness -- The life-long dialogue.
Subject Mothers and daughters -- Psychology.
ISBN 0393057585

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