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The Resource The American way of birth, Jessica Mitford

The American way of birth, Jessica Mitford

Label
The American way of birth
Title
The American way of birth
Statement of responsibility
Jessica Mitford
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10160998
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1917-1996
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mitford, Jessica
Dewey number
392/.12
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birth customs
  • Childbirth
  • Natural childbirth
  • United States
Label
The American way of birth, Jessica Mitford
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Dutton, 1992
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one. In the beginning. 1. Introduction. -- 2. A glance backward. -- Part two. Modern times. 3. Fashions in childbirth. -- 4. The impoverished way. -- Part three. Doctors and hospitals. 5. Obstetricians. -- 6. Electronic fetal monitors and ultrasound. -- 7. Forceps. -- 8. Cesareans. -- Part four. Midwives. 9. In search of midwives. -- 10. Grannies. -- 11. Certified nurse-midwives. -- 12. The farm. -- 13. The childbearing center of Morris Heights. -- 14. Midwives under the gun. -- Part five. Epilogue. 15. Money and politics
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 336 pages
Isbn
9780452270688
Lccn
93002423
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The American way of birth, Jessica Mitford
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Dutton, 1992
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one. In the beginning. 1. Introduction. -- 2. A glance backward. -- Part two. Modern times. 3. Fashions in childbirth. -- 4. The impoverished way. -- Part three. Doctors and hospitals. 5. Obstetricians. -- 6. Electronic fetal monitors and ultrasound. -- 7. Forceps. -- 8. Cesareans. -- Part four. Midwives. 9. In search of midwives. -- 10. Grannies. -- 11. Certified nurse-midwives. -- 12. The farm. -- 13. The childbearing center of Morris Heights. -- 14. Midwives under the gun. -- Part five. Epilogue. 15. Money and politics
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 336 pages
Isbn
9780452270688
Lccn
93002423
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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