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Social experiences of breastfeeding : building bridges between research, policy and practice

Author: Kate Boyer; Sally Dowling; David Pontin
Publisher: Bristol, UK ; Chicago, IL, USA : Policy Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This edited collection brings together international academics, policy makers and practitioners to examine the social and cultural contexts of breastfeeding and looks at how policy and practice can apply this to women's experiences. [Ed.]
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Boyer; Sally Dowling; David Pontin
ISBN: 9781447338499 1447338499 9781447338505 1447338502
OCLC Number: 1086269644
Description: 266 pages : illustrations
Contents: Introduction ~ Sally Dowling, David Pontin and Kate BoyerThe UK policy context: reconfiguration of the Unicef UK Baby Friendly Initiative to reflect the importance of relationships and ensuring sustainability ~ Francesca Entwistle and Fiona DykesPart I: Breastfeeding and emotionsManaging the dynamics of shame in breastfeeding support ~ Dawn LeemingBreastfeeding's emotional intensity: pride, shame and status ~ Lisa Smyth'Betwixt and between': women's experiences of breastfeeding long term ~ Sally DowlingWeaving breastfeeding practices into policy ~ Lucila NewellBreastfeeding and emotions: reflections for policy and practice ~ Sally Johnson and Sally Tedstone Part II: Cultures of breastfeeding'Missing milk': an exploration of migrant mothers' experiences of infant feeding in the UK ~ Louise CondonChanging cultures of night-time breastfeeding and sleep in the US ~ Cecilia TomoriBreastfeeding and modern parenting: when worlds collide ~ Amy BrownParenting ideologies, infant feeding and popular culture ~ Abigail LockeCultures of breastfeeding: reflections for policy and practice ~ Sally Tedstone and Geraldine Lucas Part III: Breastfeeding and popular cultureLaw of lactation breaks in the UK: employers' perspectives ~ Melanie FraserMaking breastfeeding social: the role of brelfies in breastfeeding's burgeoning publics ~ Fiona GilesEncountering public art: monumental breasts and the Skywhale ~ Alison BartlettEmbodiment as a gauge of individual, public and planetary health ~ Maia Boswell-PencBreastfeeding and popular culture: reflections for policy and practice ~ Nicki Symes, Elizabeth Mayo, Emma LairdSeries context: reflection on experiences of attending seminar series ~ Sally TedstoneConclusion ~ Sally Dowling, David Pontin and Kate Boyer
Responsibility: ed. by Sally Dowling, David Pontin and Kate Boyer.

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