Susan Maushart





Susan Maushart


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Columnist, author and social commentator Dr. Susan Maushart is a mother of three teenagers. For over a decade, her weekly column has been part of a balanced breakfast for readers of the Weekend Australian Magazine. Maushart is heard regularly on ABC Radio's popular online series 'Multiple Choice', and is a Visiting Fellow at the Institute of Advanced Studies at the University of Western Australia. Her four books have been published in eight languages, and her essays and reviews have appeared in a host of international publications. She holds a PhD in Media Ecology from New York University. Maushart's first book was the award-winning Sort of a Place Like Home, a history of the Moore River Settlement (later depicted in Philip Noyce's 2002 fil ...more

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The Winter of Our Disconnect

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The Mask of Motherhood: How...

3.86 avg rating — 243 ratings — published 1997 — 5 editions
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Wifework: What Marriage Rea...

3.71 avg rating — 188 ratings — published 2002 — 9 editions
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What Women Want Next: In my...

3.53 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 2005 — 6 editions
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Sort of a Place Like Home: ...

liked it 3.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1993 — 2 editions
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Sperm Wars

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“...boredom is all about perception. It's a self-diagnosis, plain and simple. If you don't realize you're bored, you're not.”
Susan Maushart, The Winter of Our Disconnect

“Maturity is largely about acquiring the confidence and the competence to make your own decisions.”
Susan Maushart, The Winter of Our Disconnect

“Motivation begins with discomfort- with needs that are unfulfilled.”
Susan Maushart, The Winter of Our Disconnect

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