John Bowlby

Standard Name: Bowlby, John


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Publishing Ann Oakley
AO first called her earliest paid publication Deprivation of Paternal Care (a title that reverses that of a book by John Bowlby ): it appeared in New Society as The Myth of Motherhood.
Oakley, Ann. Taking It like a Woman. Flamingo, 1992.


John Bowlby published his guilt-inducing Child Care and the Growth of Love, which maintains that early development is dependent on the constant presence of a single, irreplaceable mother-figure.