Yolanda Eraso

Representing Argentinian Mothers

Medicine, Ideas and Culture in the Modern Era, 1900-1946

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Auteur Yolanda Eraso
Editeur Rodopi - Brill
Distributeur Association de Boccard

Motherhood holds a special place in Argentinian culture. Representing Argentinian Mothers examines the historical intersections of medicine and culture that have underpinned the representations of motherhood during the first half of the twentieth century. From the emergence of a medicalised maternal figure at the beginning of the century to the appearance of a new, politicised mother-figure by the time of Eva Perón, the contentious representations of motherhood constitute a privileged viewpoi ...