Reflections on Midwifery

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Mavis Kirkham
  • Elizabeth Perkins
    • Print ISBN 9780702021251

    Table of Contents

    The Concept of "Continuity"--What Does It Mean? Gay Lee. Continuity and Choice in Practice: A Study of a Community Based Team Midwifery Scheme, Elizabeth R. Perkins and Judith Unell. Choice in the Face of Uncertainty, Helen Stapleton. "Willing Handmaidens of Science"?: The Struggle Over the New Midwife in Earlier Twentieth Century England, Brooke V. Heagerty. Support and Control in Labour: Doulas and Midwives, Diane Walters and Mavis J. Kirkham. Control for Black and Minority Ethnic Women: A Meaningless Pursuit, Euranis Neile. Midwives and Debriefing, Pauleene Hammett. Midwives Coping: Thinking About Change, Mavis J. Kirkham. Stories and Childbirth, Elizabeth R. Perkins.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    224
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 1998
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Bailièrre Tindall
    Print ISBN:
    9780702021251

    About the authors

    Mavis Kirkham

    Mavis Kirkham is currently Professor of Midwifery at the University of Sheffield. She has been a clinical midwife for twenty years and has many years of experience of midwifery education.

    Elizabeth Perkins

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Research, Training and Development Consultant, Nottingham