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Mother brain : how neuroscience is rewriting the story of parenthood  Cover Image Book Book

Mother brain : how neuroscience is rewriting the story of parenthood / Chelsea Conaboy.

Conaboy, Chelsea, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250762283
  • ISBN: 1250762286
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, [2022]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
At the Flip of a Switch -- The Making of a Mother's Instinct -- Attention, Please -- Our Babies, Our Selves -- The Ancient Family Tree -- Inclined to Care -- Start Where You Are -- The One in the Mirror -- Between Us.
Summary, etc.:
"A groundbreaking exploration of the parental brain that untangles insidious myths from complicated realities, MOTHER BRAIN explodes the concept of "maternal instinct" and tells a new story about what it means to become a parent. Chelsea Conaboy delves into the neuroscience to reveal unexpected upsides, generations of scientific neglect, and a powerful new narrative of parenthood"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Motherhood.

Available copies

  • 2 of 7 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Tolland Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 7 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Tolland Public Library 306.874 CON (Text) 34051154243334 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 09/30/2022

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