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The Resource The captured womb : a history of the medical care of pregnant women, Ann Oakley

The captured womb : a history of the medical care of pregnant women, Ann Oakley

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The captured womb : a history of the medical care of pregnant women
Title
The captured womb
Title remainder
a history of the medical care of pregnant women
Statement of responsibility
Ann Oakley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oakley, Ann
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prenatal care
  • Perinatology
  • Prenatal Care
  • United Kingdom
Label
The captured womb : a history of the medical care of pregnant women, Ann Oakley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [318]-337
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 -- [Part] I. Great expectations : antenatal care 1900-1960. Pregnancy before 1900 ; Children of the nation ; Save the mothers ; No magic answer ; Fighting for health ; Doctors' dilemmas -- [Part] II. The reign of technology : antenatal care. Getting to know the fetus ; Controlling labour -- [Part] III. Unsolved problems of antenatal care. No place like home ; Consumers' revolt ; Women, the state & the medical profession ; Tomorrow's world -- Efforts of an obstetrician in cosmic time
Control code
10924942
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9780631141525
Lccn
84008856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)713685
Label
The captured womb : a history of the medical care of pregnant women, Ann Oakley
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [318]-337
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 -- [Part] I. Great expectations : antenatal care 1900-1960. Pregnancy before 1900 ; Children of the nation ; Save the mothers ; No magic answer ; Fighting for health ; Doctors' dilemmas -- [Part] II. The reign of technology : antenatal care. Getting to know the fetus ; Controlling labour -- [Part] III. Unsolved problems of antenatal care. No place like home ; Consumers' revolt ; Women, the state & the medical profession ; Tomorrow's world -- Efforts of an obstetrician in cosmic time
Control code
10924942
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9780631141525
Lccn
84008856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)713685

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