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The Resource The myth of the perfect pregnancy : a history of miscarriage in America, Lara Freidenfelds

The myth of the perfect pregnancy : a history of miscarriage in America, Lara Freidenfelds

Label
The myth of the perfect pregnancy : a history of miscarriage in America
Title
The myth of the perfect pregnancy
Title remainder
a history of miscarriage in America
Statement of responsibility
Lara Freidenfelds
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A historical exploration of the history of miscarriage and the development of the current childbearing culture in America, with its expectation of carefully planned, assiduously tended, and emotionally precious pregnancies
Cataloging source
YDX
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1972-
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Freidenfelds, Lara
Dewey number
618.392
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RG648
LC item number
.F74 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WQ 225
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  • Miscarriage
  • Pregnancy
  • Childbirth
  • Childbirth
  • Pregnancy
  • Fehlgeburt
  • Abortion, Spontaneous
  • United States
  • USA
Label
The myth of the perfect pregnancy : a history of miscarriage in America, Lara Freidenfelds
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Childbearing in Colonial America -- Planning the baby: fertility control from withdrawal to the pill -- Bonding with the baby: the changing meaning of parenting -- Taking care of the baby: prenatal care at the doctor's office and beyond -- Buying for the baby: marketing to expectant parents -- Imagining the baby: debating abortion -- Seeing the baby: the ultrasound ritual -- Detecting the baby: the home pregnancy test
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 236 pages
Isbn
9780190869816
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1089494298
Label
The myth of the perfect pregnancy : a history of miscarriage in America, Lara Freidenfelds
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Childbearing in Colonial America -- Planning the baby: fertility control from withdrawal to the pill -- Bonding with the baby: the changing meaning of parenting -- Taking care of the baby: prenatal care at the doctor's office and beyond -- Buying for the baby: marketing to expectant parents -- Imagining the baby: debating abortion -- Seeing the baby: the ultrasound ritual -- Detecting the baby: the home pregnancy test
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 236 pages
Isbn
9780190869816
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1089494298

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