Good mothers never wane: mothering at menopause.

  title={Good mothers never wane: mothering at menopause.},
  author={Heather E Dillaway},
  journal={Journal of women & aging},
  volume={18 2},
Due to recent feminist scholarship, we know a considerable amount about women's mothering identities and activities, as well as the impact of mothering ideology on individual women. Nonetheless there are gaps in our knowledge about motherhood. For instance, we know mostly about experiences of mothers with young children, and an implicit assumption is that mothers are also fairly young themselves. Yet, what about mothers at midlife and beyond? What about menopausal mothers? This paper represents… CONTINUE READING