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The brink of being : talking about miscarriage / Julia Bueno.

Author/Creator:
Bueno, Julia author.
Publication:
[New York] : Penguin Books, 2019.
Format/Description:
Book
xxviii, 290 pages ; 20 cm
Subjects:
Miscarriage.
Miscarriage -- Psychological aspects.
Miscarriage.
Miscarriage -- Psychological aspects.
MEDICAL / Gynecology & Obstetrics.
Medical subjects:
Abortion, Spontaneous.
Summary:
The author blends women's stories (including her own) with research and analysis, exploring the effect of pregnancy loss on women and highlighting the ways in which our society fails to effectively respond to it. -- adapted from back cover.
Contents:
A child in mind: the unconceived, barely conceived, unusually conceived
Derailed: early miscarriage
A conspicuous absence: late miscarriage
Again and again and again: recurrent miscarriage
Ripples: partners, family members, others
Efforts to remember, pressure to forget: funerals, memorials, campaigns.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [261]-279) and index.
Other format:
Online version: Bueno, Julia, author. Brink of being
ISBN:
9780143133230
0143133233
OCLC:
1057303943
Publisher Number:
99981463850
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