Marilyn Bushman-Carlton notices the differences, inherent or learned, between men and women, even in her own family. Take sports, for example. In The Girls Game, she notices how the fathers think of soccer / as the usual battlefield, while the daughters hear their mothers cotton voices and apologize. Oh, sorry! they tell their opponents: No, you go ahead. She makes an arc from the present back to her own childhood, then forward through marriage and the challenges of parenthood. She explores a woman s choices, the joys and ...

Her Side of It 2010, Signature Books

ISBN-13: 9781560852087

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