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For some Czech obstetricians and gynaecologists voluntary childlessness represents a form of psychosomatic illness, which has to be treated: Motherhood or an acceptance of motherhood belong to the fulfilment of a woman's life. , 1974). Dr Bartak (1977, p. 235), a sex therapist, sees voluntary childlessness as detrimental to a happy marriage, while Dr Mrkvicka (1977, pp. 73-4), a marital psychologist, claims that childless spouses can lead a rich and meaningful life together and that their marriage suffers only if it is centered around an unfulfilled wish for a child.

71/1966 charged the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Health, and the State Population Commission with drafting a new programme of general training for parenthood. However, both ministries were rather slow to respond and new initiatives were undertaken only in the mid-1970s. The Ministry of Education announced in 1972 that it was preparing a new curriculum on education for parenthood, but it was in fact only introduced in 1979-81, and then only in the secondary schools. A unified system of parenthood education, involving both elementary and secondary schools, was initiated on an experimental basis at selected elementary schools 42 Reproduction, Medicine and the Socialist State during 1980-1 and selected secondary schools as recently as 1981-2.

They also attempted to involve large groups of women in proposing solutions to 30 Reproduction, Medicine and the Socialist State women's problems and worked to increase the power and legitimacy of the organisation. The process of redefinition and advocacy of women's issues was by no means radical by Western standards. Reacting to the previous emphasis on women's roles as workers, leaders of the women's organisation advocated renewed attention to women's maternal roles and called for measures to ease the conflict between women's roles (Wolchik, 1979, p.

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