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Author Layne, Linda L.

Title Motherhood lost : a feminist account of pregnancy loss in America / Linda L. Layne
Published Oxfordshire, England ; New York : Routledge, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (369 pages) : illustrations
Contents Ch. 1. My miscarriage years -- ch. 2. Caught in the middle : pregnancy loss at the turn of the century -- ch. 3. Pregnancy-loss support -- ch. 4. Challenges to narratives of linear progress -- ch. 5. New reproductive technologies and the fetal subject -- ch. 6. "He was a real baby with baby things" : a material culture analysis of personhood, parenthood, and pregnancy loss -- ch. 7. "True gifts from God" : paradoxes of motherhood, sacrifice, and enrichment -- ch. 8. "Never such innocence again" : irony, nature, and technoscience -- ch. 9. "I will never forget you" : trauma, memory, and moral identity -- ch. 10. Breaking the silence : a feminist agenda for pregnancy loss
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Fetal death -- United States.
Motherhood -- United States.
Pregnancy -- United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203948041 (e-book)
1135222169 (PDF ebook)
1135222231 (ePub ebook)
1135222304 (Mobipocket ebook)
9780203948040 (e-book)
9781135222161 (PDF ebook)
9781135222239 (ePub ebook)
9781135222307 (Mobipocket ebook)