The Resource Make room for daddy : the journey from waiting room to birthing room, Judith Walzer Leavitt

Make room for daddy : the journey from waiting room to birthing room, Judith Walzer Leavitt

Label
Make room for daddy : the journey from waiting room to birthing room
Title
Make room for daddy
Title remainder
the journey from waiting room to birthing room
Statement of responsibility
Judith Walzer Leavitt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Using fathers' first-hand accounts from letters, journals, and personal interviews, along with hospital records and medical literature, this book offers a new perspective on the changing role of expectant fathers from the 1940s to the 1980s. It shows how, as men moved first from the hospital waiting room to the labour room in the 1960s, and then on to the delivery and birthing rooms in the 1970s and 1980s, they became progressively more involved in the birth experience and their influence over events expanded
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
392.1/2
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RG652
LC item number
.L38 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Make room for daddy : the journey from waiting room to birthing room, Judith Walzer Leavitt
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-365) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : men matter -- Alone among strangers : the medicalization of childbirth -- Keeping vigil : fathers in waiting rooms -- The best backrubber : fathers move into labor rooms -- He wants to know : prenatal education for fathers -- Peaceful and confident : mothers and fathers in labor rooms -- Side by side : men move into delivery rooms -- We did it : together in delivery and birthing rooms -- Epilogue : expectant fathers' expectations
Control code
ocn503006009
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 385 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807887837
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt62mr2
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32261184
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)503006009
  • pebcs0807887838

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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