Mothers and Sons: How the Maternal Attachment Experience Affects Boys’ Emotional and Social Development
Published: Oct. 30, 2012
Words: 18323 (approximate)
Language: American English
This academic exploration of the mother-child relationship gives particular attention to its specific impact on male children and their emotional development. The issue of nature and nurture is addressed, as is the complex topic of boys and vulnerable emotions, with particular emphasis on guilt, humiliation, and shame; anxiety and depression; and anger and rage.