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Revista interdisciplinaria de estudios de género de El Colegio de México

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MORALES, María Virginia. Split and two modes of being “Mother of Plaza de Mayo”: tension and complexity in the socialization of motherhood. Rev. interdiscip. estud. género Col. Méx. [online]. 2017, vol.3, n.6, pp.36-68. ISSN 2395-9185.

The new stage of struggle that the Mothers of Plaza de Mayo started with the return of democracy crossed a limit situation that became their split in 1986. This article reconstructs the emergence of the organism during the dictatorship (1976-1983), and then stop at the analysis of the split and the two organisms of Mothers that conformed. Through a discursive analysis centered conceptualizations, special emphasis will be placed on the implications of the socialization of motherhood on the identity dimension of the organism and its members.

Keywords : Madres de Plaza de Mayo; split; identity; motherhood.

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