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Date of Publication: 2002
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Description: Clean sound binding. small amount of notation else would be graded as VG. Secure boxed packaging! In Giving Birth in Canada, the first historical study of childbirth in Canada, Wendy Mitchinson has written a fascinating account of childbirth rituals in the first half of the twentieth century. Thorough and comprehensive, the work is based on a rich variety of sources, including medical textbooks, the medical periodical press, popular medical advice books, literature published in women's magazines, patient records, and interviews with women who gave birth and physicians who practiced during the period. j4
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Giving Birth in Canada, 1900-1950 Paperback – May 18 2002

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 432 pages
  • Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division; First Edition edition (May 18 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0802084710
  • ISBN-13: 978-0802084712
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 3.2 x 22.8 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 612 g
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #357,896 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Wendy Mitchinson is a Canada Research Chair in Gender and Medical History and a professor in the Department of History at the University of Waterloo.

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