The Resource Laboring on : birth in transition in the United States, Wendy Simonds, Barbara Katz Rothman, and Bari Meltzer Norman

Laboring on : birth in transition in the United States, Wendy Simonds, Barbara Katz Rothman, and Bari Meltzer Norman

Label
Laboring on : birth in transition in the United States
Title
Laboring on
Title remainder
birth in transition in the United States
Statement of responsibility
Wendy Simonds, Barbara Katz Rothman, and Bari Meltzer Norman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
618.4
Index
index present
LC call number
RG651
LC item number
.S56 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Perspectives on gender
Label
Laboring on : birth in transition in the United States, Wendy Simonds, Barbara Katz Rothman, and Bari Meltzer Norman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Introduction: A lifetime's labor : women and power in the birthplace / Barbara Katz Rothman -- Introduction: Origin stories / Wendy Simonds -- Laboring then : the political history of maternity care in the United States / Barbara Katz Rothman -- Laboring now : current cultural constructions of pregnancy, birth, and mothering / Barbara Katz Rothman -- Becoming a midwife : varieties of inspiration / Wendy Simonds -- Birth matters : practicing midwifery / Wendy Simonds -- Women in white : obstetricians and labor and delivery nurses / Wendy Simonds -- The new arrival : labor doulas and the fragmentation of midwifery and caregiving / Bari Meltzer Norman and Barbara Katz Rothman -- Conclusion: An unending labor of love / Wendy Simonds and Barbara Katz Rothman
Control code
000041000169
Extent
xlvi, 339 p
Isbn
9780415946636
Lccn
2006028290
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.b2326598x
System control number
  • rm2326598x
  • (OCoLC)73926289

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