Women are still burning the candle at both ends, and getting scorched, according to Judith Warner. In her new book "Perfect Madness: Motherhood in the Age of Anxiety," she argues women today aren't much better off than their own mothers, and she worries about what's ahead for this generation of daughters.
Hear a conversation with Judith Warner about motherhood on the brink, and American moms' impossible pursuit of perfection.
Judith Warner, author of the new book "Perfect Madness: Motherhood in the Age of Anxiety."
This program aired on February 15, 2005.