Journal of the Association for Research on Mothering Vol 11, No 1 (2009)

Maternal Health and Well-Being

Table of Contents

Contents

Coping with Change: Integrating Feminist Praxis with Maternal Health Promotion and Education
Fiona J. Green
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For Whom Is Breast Best? Thoughts on Breastfeeding, Feminism and Ambivalence
May Friedman
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Feeding the State: Breastfeeding and Women's Well-Being in Context
Phyllis L. F. Rippeyoung
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Intensive Mothering, Intensive visiting: How Mothers View Prenatal Care Schedules
Elizabeth Soliday
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Trusting Women, Respecting Birth: Prenatal Care in Sweden
Jan E. Thomas
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Mothers' Early Embodied and Relational Responses to their Preterm Infants
Jennifer L. Broeder
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"Having a Tough Time:" Towards an Understanding of the Psycho-social Causes of Postpartum Emotional Stress
Stephanie Knaak
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Masquing Well-Being: "Negotiating Space" and the Self-Concept of Poor, Black Women
Holly A. Haynes
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Restricted Access: The Intersections of Reproductive Health, Rights and Policy for Minors and Native American Women
Barbara Gurr, Nikki McGary
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Bridging the Gaps: Reducing Barriers for Mi'kmaq Women and Families During Childbirth
Joanne Whitty-Rogers, Joan Evans, Josephine Etowa
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Having Our Baby!?! A Question of Choice and Availability of Options in Maternity Care and Birth Place, in the Experiences of Queer Couples in British Columbia
Michelle Walks
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Motherhood, Balance, and Health Behaviours of Academic Women
Michele L. Vancour
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Contaminating the Hallowed Maternal Body: A Feminist Approach to the Dilemma of Endocrine Disruptors on Maternal and Child Health
Erica Hesch Anstey
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Making Space for Positive Constructions of the Mother-Child Relationship: The Voice of Mothers of Children wtih Autism Spectrum Disorder
Natalia Celia Charles, Rachel C. Berman
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Discontent and Activism Among Mothers Who Blog While Raising Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Jayme Swanke, Laura Dreuth Zeman, Judy Doktor
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Somali-Canadian Mothers' Experiences In Parenting a Child with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Fatima Kediye, Angela Valeo, Rachel C. Berman
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MotherArt© and MAternal Health: Transformation from Grief to Compassion
Rosie Rosenzweig
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Crafting Quality of Life: Creativity and Well-Being
Marty Grace, Enza Gandolfo, Chelsea Candy
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The Impact of Food Insecurity on Women's Mental Health: How it Negatively Affects Children's Health and Development
Laura Collins
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Supporting the Mothers: An Exploration of Maternal Health, Well-being and Support Service Needs for HIV-Positive MOthers
Linda Hunter
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Breaking the Cycle Pregnancy Outreach Program: Reaching Out to Improve the Health and Well-being for Pregnant Substance-Involved Mothers
Nicole Racine, Mary Motz, Margaret Leslie, Debra Pepler
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"A Splinter in the Toe": Mothering and Democracy in Grace Paley's Fiction
Kremena Todorova
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Folio

Notes from the Founding Editor
Andrea O'Reilly
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Editor's Notes
Jane Satterfield
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Primer
Rishma Dunlop
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The Education of Girls
Rishma Dunlop
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Cherries in the Snow
Rishma Dunlop
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Choreography
Rishma Dunlop
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Soundtracks
Rishma Dunlop
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Hush
Rishma Dunlop
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Adagio
Rishma Dunlop
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Small Things
Rishma Dunlop
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Reading Amy Lowell
Rishma Dunlop
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Slow Burn
Rishma Dunlop
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Psalm
Rishma Dunlop
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Metropolis (excerpt)
Rishma Dunlop
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Memento Mori
Rishma Dunlop
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Film Noir
Rishma Dunlop
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Dearest Rachel
Rishma Dunlop
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Somewhere, a woman is writing a poem
Rishma Dunlop
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Notes
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Book Reviews

Double Lives: Writing and Motherhood
reviewed by Cayo Gamber
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Wishing: Diaries of a Teen Pregnancy
reviewed by Nancy Bird LaChance, and Sarah LaChance Adams
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Whatever Floats Your Boat: Perspectives on Motherhood
reviewed by Gisela Norat
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Like Our Very Own: Adoption and the Changing Culture of Motherhood, 1851-1950
reviewed by Amya Cuomo
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A Mother Apart: How to Let Go of Guilt and Find Happiness Living Apart from your Child
reviewed by Diana L. Gustafson
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Full Frontal Feminism: A Young Woman's Guide to Why Feminism Matters
Laurie Kruk
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Obsession, with Intent: Violence Against Women
reviewed by Deborah Davidson
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Misogyny: The World's Oldest Prejudice
reviewed by Stephanie Knaak
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gravity loses the body
reviewed by Nancy Gerber
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Rachel in the World: A Memoir
reviewed by Barbara Schwartz-Bechet
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The Pearl of the Antilles
reviewed by Gillian M. E. Albans
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The End of Second Class
reviewed by Deidre Hill Butler
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Contributor Notes
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