Poverty, Pregnancy and the Healthcare Professional

1st Edition

Author:

  • Sheila Hunt
    • Print ISBN 9780750687980

    Table of Contents

    Foreword- Jean Davis
    Preface
    Introducing the Women
    1. Midwifery's Unique Opportunity
    2. Poverty- A Woman's Issue
    3. Making Sense of Poverty
    4. Gathering the Data
    5. Exploring Motherhood: Responsibility and Respectability in Middleton
    6. Becoming Respectable and Sharing Responsibilities: Grandmothers, Networks of Support and the Search for Social Inclusion
    7. Strong Women and Restless Men
    8. Domestic Abuse, Different Women, Different Problems and Different Solutions
    9. All I want is a Bit of Respect: Pregnancy, Poverty and the Health Professional
    10. Where Next?
    References

    Details

    No. of pages:
    240
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2004
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Books for Midwives
    Print ISBN:
    9780750687980

    About the author

    Sheila Hunt

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Dean, Professor of Nursing & Midwifery, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Scotland