Is Your Confidence Determined By Your Mother?

There are all different types of Moms. Some are encouraging, some are supportive, some are undermining. Do you think your mother's expectations of you have an impact on your success? Eirini Flouri and researchers from The University of London's Institute of Education analyzed data » 10/03/08 5:00pm 10/03/08 5:00pm from a study of children born in…

Some Women Make Choices Their Peers (And Parents) Just Don't Understand

We all do stuff our moms and dads just don't understand. (Princess Diana's mother called her a whore for "messing around with effing Muslim men.") But how different is your life from the one your parents imagined for you? For American women who have married Saudis, things are tough, reports Jeffrey Fleishman of the … » 1/14/08 11:00am 1/14/08 11:00am