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Birth Matters

Birth Matters

A Midwife's Manifesta

Ina May Gaskin (Author); Ani DiFranco (Foreword)

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  • Publisher: Seven Stories
  • Format: Book
  • Binding: pb
  • Pages: 272
  • Released: Mar 22, 2011
  • ISBN-13: 9781583229279


Called "the mother of authentic midwifery," Ina May Gaskinhas practiced for nearly forty years at The Farm Midwifery Center, which is noted for its low rates of intervention, morbidity, and mortality. In this book, she reminds us that the ways in which women experience birth have implications for us all. Renewing confidence in a woman's natural ability to brith provides transformative possibilities for individual families and for societies at large

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