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Book of Orna Donath “Regretting Motherhood” has become a hot topic in Japan

If you can rewind the time, do you choose to be a mother again?

Interview with 23 women who answered "no" to this question to clarify the various emotions they experience as a mother.

An epoch-making book that carefully snuggles up to the earnest feelings that have been overlooked in the common sense that women should be mothers and mothers are happy.


Regretting Motherhood

Written by Orna Donato / Translated by Masami Shikata

Published by Shinchosha / 2,200 yen (tax included) / Release date: 2022/03/24

Donath, Orna

Israeli sociologist and social activist with MA in Anthropology and Sociology and a PhD in Sociology from Tel Aviv University. In 2011, published her first book “Making a Choice: Being Childfree in Israel”, which studied Jewish Israeli men and women who had no desire to become parents.

Her second book, " Regretting Motherhood," was published in 2016 and caused a great deal of attention, especially in Europe, and was translated around the world.


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