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

Author:
Leavitt, Judith Walzer [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2009.
Description:
xi, 385 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-365) and index.
Contents:
1. Alone Among Strangers -- The Medicalization of Childbirth -- 2. Keeping Vigil -- Fathers in Waiting Rooms -- 3. The Best Back Rubber -- Fathers Move into Labor Rooms -- 4. He Wants to Know -- Prenatal Education for Fathers -- 5. Peaceful and Confident -- Mothers and Fathers in Labor Rooms -- 6. Side by Side -- Men Move into Delivery Rooms -- 7. We Did It -- Together in Delivery and Birthing Rooms -- Epilogue: Expectant Fathers' Expectations.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780807832554 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0807832553 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2008050473
OCLC:
261174624
RCP:
C - S