Ordinary Insanity: Fear and the Silent Crisis of Motherhood in America

By Menkedick, Sarah

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9781524747770
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Pantheon


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Starred Review on March 1, 2020  |  Social Sciences

Untold numbers of new mothers suffer from postpartum anxiety, a debilitating condition that is not only undiagnosed, but unrecognized by medical authorities, according to this explosive, keenly observed book by essayist Menkedick (Homing Instincts). Meticulously constructed, the book interweaves personal narrative and profiles of new mothers with historical research and medical reporting. Each of its seven sections pairs the experience of an individual mother and an aspect of society's ...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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