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Kitzinger, Sheila

Overview
Works: 254 works in 884 publications in 6 languages and 21,881 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  History  Miscellanea  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Creator, Editor, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: RG525, 618.2
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Publications about Sheila Kitzinger
Publications by Sheila Kitzinger
Most widely held works by Sheila Kitzinger
The complete book of pregnancy and childbirth by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
28 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and held by 3,225 libraries worldwide
single parenthood. It incorporates the very latest scientific research into pain relief; into the advantages and disadvantages of screening in pregnancy, induction of labor, episiotomy, cesarean, and electronic fetal monitoring; and into bonding, breastfeeding, and the abilities of the newborn. It provides a complete, illustrated account of the baby's development inside the uterus. It offers guidance on prenatal care, keeping fit, choosing among the different locations
Being born by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
18 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 1,718 libraries worldwide
Photographs and text describe the baby's nine-month journey from conception to birth. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Women as mothers by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
19 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 1,081 libraries worldwide
Rediscovering birth by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 916 libraries worldwide
"In this revised edition of Rediscovering Birth, Kitzinger explores the universal experience of pregnancy and childbirth and looks closely at feelings and behaviour in pregnancy, the physical and spiritual experience of giving birth, the role of the midwife, the bonds that are traditionally formed between mother and midwife and ideas about birth in many different cultures, and she asks how we can learn from them."--P. [4] of cover
Breastfeeding your baby by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
10 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 880 libraries worldwide
"A Dorling Kindersley book." Offers guidance and advice for breastfeeding of infants
The experience of childbirth by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
31 editions published between 1962 and 1988 in English and held by 716 libraries worldwide
The year after childbirth : surviving and enjoying the first year of motherhood by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
13 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 672 libraries worldwide
Focuses on a woman's experience during her physically, emotionally, and socially turbulent first year as a mother
Woman's experience of sex by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
29 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 643 libraries worldwide
The new pregnancy & childbirth : choices and challenges by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
22 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 542 libraries worldwide
A classic for all new parents, this book inspires, informs and reassures. From conception through to birth, Sheila Kitzinger describes what to expect and prepares parents-to-be for the physical changes and challenges ahead. Now includes information on Caesarean births, the birthing sling, sex during pregnancy, and nutrition
Birth crisis by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
When a woman is denied all choice - feels as if she has been swallowed up by a vast machine and spat out at the other end with a baby - how can she come to terms with that ordeal? One new mother in twenty is diagnosed with traumatic stress after childbirth. In Birth Crisis Sheila Kitzinger explores the disempowerment and anxiety experienced by these women. Topics include: increasing intervention in pregnancy, the shift in emphasis from relationships to technology in childbirth, how family, friends and professional caregivers can reach out to traumatized mothers, how women can work through stress to understand themselves more deeply and grow in emotional maturity, how care and the medical system needs to be changed Birth Crisis draws on mothers' voices and real-life experiences to explore the suffering after childbirth which has, until now, been brushed under the carpet. It is a fascinating and useful resource for student and practicing midwives, all health professionals, and women and their families who want to learn how to overcome a traumatic birth
The crying baby by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 521 libraries worldwide
Tough questions : talking straight with your kids about the real world by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Tough Questions frankly and sympathetically examines the questions that challenge today's parents. It helps them explore their own most important values so they can clearly communicate those values to their children. Tough Questions lays a foundation for better understanding between parent and child
Birth your way by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 494 libraries worldwide
Describes different approaches to childbirth and their advantages and disadvantages, including midwife delivery and birth centers
Homebirth : the essential guide to giving birth outside of the hospital by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 474 libraries worldwide
Birth at home by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
11 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 393 libraries worldwide
Pregnancy and childbirth by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
41 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 383 libraries worldwide
Becoming a grandmother : a life transition by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
that accompanying the intense pleasure of becoming a grandmother are deep anxieties as well. Becoming a Grandmother explores the ways in which grandmothers can find satisfaction in their new roles, achieve a better understanding of family tensions, communicate more effectively with their daughters and daughters-in-law, provide emotional support, and, most importantly, enjoy their grandchildren
Pregnancy day by day : a unique pregnancy diary, personal planner, and information-packed guide by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
18 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 378 libraries worldwide
This book serves as a guide for pregnant women to understand what is happening throughout every step of their pregnancy
Generations : a universal family album by Anna R Cohn( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
The experience of breastfeeding by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )
12 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in English and German and held by 358 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Kitzinger, Sheila Helena Elizabeth
Kitzinger, Sheila Helena Elizabeth, 1929-
キッジンガー, シーラ
キッチンジャー, シェイラ
Languages
English (252)
Italian (23)
German (14)
Dutch (5)
Spanish (4)
Danish (1)
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