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Seidenberg, R. (1991). Psychoanalysis and Femininity, Part II. Psychoanal. Psychol., 8(2):225-237.
(1991). Psychoanalytic Psychology, 8(2):225-237
Psychoanalysis and Femininity, Part II
Review by: Robert Seidenberg, M.D.
Female Authority: Empowering Women Through Psychotherapy, by Polly Young-Eisendrath and Florence L. Wiedemann. New York: Guilford, 1987, 242 pp., $25.00.
Women's Psyche, Women's Spirit, the Validity of Relationships, by Mary Lou Randour. New York: Columbia University Press, 1987, 239 pp., $27.00.
Freud, Women, and Morality: The Psychology of Good and Evil, by Eli Sagan. New York: Basic, 1988, 270 pp., $19.95.
Female Authority: Empowering Women Through Psychotherapy, by Polly Young-Eisendrath and Florence L. Wiedemann.
Polly Young-Eisendrath and Florence L. Wiedemann have written an intriguing book, Female Authority: Empowering Women Through Psychotherapy. Their principal thesis, an admirable one indeed, is that women must accept or reclaim the authority for successful living in a patriarchal world.
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