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ERIC Number: ED147036
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Pages: 259
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The Birth Primer: A Source Book of Traditional and Alternative Methods in Labor and Delivery.
Parfitt, Rebecca Rowe
This book was intended to serve as a comprehensive resource volume on birth alternatives. Specific topics covered include: (1) the process of labor; (2) ideas of natural childbirth; (3) drugs, devices, surgeries, and procedures; (4) midwives and other delivery room participants; (5) facilities for giving birth: hospital, home and maternity center; and (6) childbirth education resources. Also included are a glossary of terms, a substantial annotated bibliography, appendices, and a detailed index. (JMB)
Running Press, 38 South Nineteenth Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103 (Paper, $5.95, plus $0.25 postage)
Publication Type: Books
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