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A bun in the oven : how the food and birth movements resist industrialization / Barbara Katz Rothman.

Rothman, Barbara Katz
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New York : New York University Press, [2016]

Physical description

vii, 253 pages ; 23 cm


A tale of two social movements -- Artisanal workers -- No place like home -- Living the embodied life -- Two movements in three phases: an introduction -- Phase one: scientific society -- Phase two: consumer society -- Phase three: the counterculture -- The risky business of life -- Great expectations: a childbirth movement for now.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-241) and index.


  • English

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