Home » Nonfiction » Bernice L. Hausman » Mother's Milk

May 08 , 2009

Mother's Milk

Breastfeeding Controversies in American Culture


Mother's Milk examines why nursing a baby is an ideologically charged experience in contemporary culture. Drawing upon medical studies, feminist scholarship, anthropological literature, and an intimate knowledge of breastfeeding itself, Bernice Hausman demonstrates what is at stake in mothers' infant feeding choices – economically, socially, and in terms of women's rights. Breastfeeding controversies, she argues, reveal social tensions around the meaning of women's bodies, the authority of science, and the value of maternity in American culture. A provocative and multi-faceted work, Mother's Milk will be of interest to anyone concerned with the politics of women's embodiment.

How to download book

Buy this book

You can buy this book now only for $35.09. This is the lowest price for this book.

Buy book

Download book free

If you want to download this book for free, please register, approve your account and get one book for free.


After that you may download book «Mother's Milk»:

Download XML Book:


Download Torrent:


Download FB2:


Download DOCX: