When You and Your Mother Can't be Friends: Resolving the Most Complicated Relationship of Your Life

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Delacorte Press, 1990 - Family & Relationships - 406 pages
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Victoria's landmark examination of the mother-daughter relationship is the most important book on the subject since Nancy Friday's My Mother, My Self, and the first book to take the taboo out of admitting that mother is not al ways a girl's best friend. Second serial in Cosmopolitan.

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Extensive research went into this detailed study of troubled mother-daughter relationships and how these relationships can be improved, usually through the efforts of the daughter. Dysfunctional ... Read full review

Contents

Natural Allies Natural Enemies
3
Good MommyBad Mommy
17
The Bad Mommy Taboo
39
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Secunda is a journalist, lecturer, and the author of several award-winning books. Her articles have appeared in major publications, and she has been a frequent guest on Oprah and the Today show, as well as numerous other television and radio programs here and abroad.

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