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Birth Chairs, Midwives, and Medicine

by Amanda Carson Banks

  • 350 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Mississippi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social aspects,
  • Midwifery,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Medical,
  • Social Science,
  • Women"s Health - General,
  • History,
  • Birth customs,
  • Childbirth

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8752594M
    ISBN 101578061717
    ISBN 109781578061716

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Beforewomen gave birth seated in birth chairs or on stools and were helped along by midwives. Then societal changes in attitudes toward women and the practice of medicine made birthing a province of the male-dominated medical profession.

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