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* Alone among Strangers: The Medicalization of Childbirth

Judith Walzer Leavitt

in Make Room for Daddy: The Journey from Waiting Room to Birthing Room

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832554
eISBN:
9781469605616
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807887837_leavitt.5
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter describes how the vast majority of American women currently deliver their babies in hospitals, accompanied by their physicians, nurses, and midwives and often by their husbands, ... More


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