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  • The Over-Medicalization of Childbirth and the Role of the Doula 

    Torres, Nadia (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2016)
    The process of childbirth has recently come to be seen almost exclusively as a process of pathology in this country. The medicalization of childbirth, while not inherently negative, has nevertheless now reached an unsustainable ...
  • The Over-medicalization of Childbirth and the Role of the Doula 

    Torres, Nadia (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2016)
    We do not often think about how we began in this world. But for each of us, it was through birth. Today, the medical management model, and with it the focus on the pathological potential of pregnancy and delivery, has ...