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Reconstructing motherhood and disability in the age of "perfect" babies / Gail Heidi Landsman.
- Landsman, Gail H., 1951-
About this work
New York ; London : Routledge, 2009.
xii, 276 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-264) and index.
Introduction -- Doing everything right: choice, control and mother blame -- Diminished motherhood -- Mothers, doctors and developmental delays: on personhood and the emplotment of children's lives -- The child as giver: mothers' critique of the commodification of babies -- On mothering, models, and disability rights -- Epilogue.
Where to find it
Location StatusHistory of MedicineUVH /LAN Open shelves