Misconceptions: Truth, Lies, and the Unexpected on the Journey to Motherhood

Naomi Wolf January 20, 2019

In The Beauty Myth the fearless Naomi Wolf revolutionized the way we think about beauty In Misconceptions, she demythologizes motherhood and reveals the dangers of common assumptions about childbirth With uncompromising honesty she describes how hormones eroded her sense of independence, ultrasounds tested her commitment to abortion rights, and the keepers of the OB GYNIn The Beauty Myth the fearless Naomi Wolf revolutionized the way we think about beauty In Misconceptions, she demythologizes motherhood and reveals the dangers of common assumptions about childbirth With uncompromising honesty she describes how hormones eroded her sense of independence, ultrasounds tested her commitment to abortion rights, and the keepers of the OB GYN establishment lacked compassion The weeks after her first daughter s birth taught her how society, employers, and even husbands can manipulate new mothers She had bewildering post partum depression, but learned that a surprisingly high percentage of women experience it Wolf s courageous willingness to talk about the unexpected difficulties of childbirth will help every woman become a knowledgeable planner of her pregnancy and better prepare her for the challenges of balancing a career, freedom, and a growing family Invaluable in its advice to parents, Misconceptions speaks to anyone connected personally, medically, or professionally to a new mother.


  • Title: Misconceptions: Truth, Lies, and the Unexpected on the Journey to Motherhood
  • Author: Naomi Wolf
  • ISBN: 9780385497459
  • Page: 380
  • Format: Paperback
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