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Lying-in

Richard W. Wertz

Lying-in

a history of childbirth in America

by Richard W. Wertz

  • 161 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Free Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Obstetrics -- United States -- History,
  • Childbirth -- United States -- History,
  • Obstetrics -- Social aspects -- United States -- History,
  • Maternal health services -- United States -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard W. Wertz and Dorothy C. Wertz.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 260 p. :
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23254321M
    ISBN 100029345103

    Proverbs ESV / 1, helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. There are six things that the Lord hates, seven that are an abomination to him: haughty eyes, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, a heart that devises wicked plans, feet that make haste to run to evil, a false witness who breathes out lies, and one who sows discord among brothers. The Danger of Lying in Bed by Mark Twain. The man in the ticket-office said: "Have an accident insurance ticket, also?" "No," I said, after studying the matter over a little. "No, I believe not; I am going to be traveling by rail all day today. However, tomorrow I don't travel. Give me one for tomorrow." The man looked puzzled. He said/ Lying in Bed with a Book The book on top, a lover staring into my eyes. The wind outside fails to turn the pages of this book. Coffee on a nightstand. Those forces are what Hannah Arendt (Octo –December 4, ), one of the most incisive thinkers of the past century, explores in a superb essay titled “Lying in Politics,” written shortly after the release of the Pentagon Papers and later included in Crises of the Republic (public library) — a collection of Arendt’s.


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This lively history of childbirth begins with colonial days, when childbirth was a social event, and moves on to the gradual medicalization of childbirth in America as doctors forced midwives out of business and to the home-birth movement of the 's. Widely praised when it was first published inthe book has now been expanded to bring the story up to date.

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