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Birth matters : a midwife's manifesta

Author: Ina May Gaskin
Publisher: London : Pinter & Martin, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ina May Gaskin asserts that the way in which women become mothers is a women's rights issue, and it is perhaps the act that most powerfully exhibits what it is to be instinctually human. Birth  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ina May Gaskin
ISBN: 9781905177585 1905177585
OCLC Number: 750629725
Notes: Originally published: New York : Seven Stories Press, ©2011.
Description: xii, 250 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: The importance of birth and birth stories --
Second-wave feminism, birth, and motherhood --
Sexuality and birth --
A brief look at the history of midwives and medical men --
Technology and empowerment --
Gathering the power of sisterhood --
What's a father-to-be to do? --
My vision for the future --
The kind of obstetrics I miss, and its great defenders.
Responsibility: Ina May Gaskin ; foreword by Ani DiFranco.

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