What is the recommended critical approach to apply when studying D. H. Lawrence's works?

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Some of Lawrence’s topics, including son-mother relationships, women-women relationships, and of course men-women relationships, seem to beg for either a psychological approach or a feminist approach--or both--to understand how he treats these issues. Sometimes these critical approaches overlap. As for feminist criticism, in The Second Sex Simone de Beauvoir argues that Lawrence exemplifies patriarchal thought and practice in his claim that masculinity is by its nature primary (active, creative, and intellectual), while femininity by its nature is secondary (passive, earthy, and emotional). Another feminist critic, Kate Millet, argues in Sexual Politics

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