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The Resource American parent : my strange and surprising adventures in modern Babyland, Sam Apple

American parent : my strange and surprising adventures in modern Babyland, Sam Apple

Label
American parent : my strange and surprising adventures in modern Babyland
Title
American parent
Title remainder
my strange and surprising adventures in modern Babyland
Statement of responsibility
Sam Apple
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Apple, Sam
Dewey number
306.874/20973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ756
LC item number
.A658 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Apple, Sam
  • Fatherhood
  • Parenthood
  • Child rearing
Target audience
adult
Label
American parent : my strange and surprising adventures in modern Babyland, Sam Apple
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-297)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: first comes love -- Parents and products: the rise of the baby industrial complex -- The confusion of the new parent: on being Bj?rned -- Choosing a name: everybody's trying not to be just like everybody -- Water birth: the baby in the aquarium -- Prenatal education: the genius in the womb -- Lamaze and the birth class: the Stalinist natural birth method -- Labor coaches: dads, doulas, and semi-pornographic birth videos -- Hypnotized births: the mother in the trance -- Labor: evolution and the problem of childbirth -- The delivery: the rise of the c-section -- Circumcision: in search of my foreskin -- Crying: the tears of the !Kung San -- Lactation: Freud, the breast, and the sea squirt -- Sleep training: little Albert and the dark history of American psychology -- Child care: the nanny spy -- Baby classes: mommy and me yoga, loneliness, and the growth of the infant brain -- Attachment parenting: the importance of a mother -- The baby brain: on rubbing baby shampoo into my own eyes -- Epilogue: and then there were three
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xxii, 297 pages
Isbn
9780345465047
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009008918
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn262433258
  • (Sirsi) o262433258
  • (OCoLC)262433258
Label
American parent : my strange and surprising adventures in modern Babyland, Sam Apple
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-297)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: first comes love -- Parents and products: the rise of the baby industrial complex -- The confusion of the new parent: on being Bj?rned -- Choosing a name: everybody's trying not to be just like everybody -- Water birth: the baby in the aquarium -- Prenatal education: the genius in the womb -- Lamaze and the birth class: the Stalinist natural birth method -- Labor coaches: dads, doulas, and semi-pornographic birth videos -- Hypnotized births: the mother in the trance -- Labor: evolution and the problem of childbirth -- The delivery: the rise of the c-section -- Circumcision: in search of my foreskin -- Crying: the tears of the !Kung San -- Lactation: Freud, the breast, and the sea squirt -- Sleep training: little Albert and the dark history of American psychology -- Child care: the nanny spy -- Baby classes: mommy and me yoga, loneliness, and the growth of the infant brain -- Attachment parenting: the importance of a mother -- The baby brain: on rubbing baby shampoo into my own eyes -- Epilogue: and then there were three
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xxii, 297 pages
Isbn
9780345465047
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009008918
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn262433258
  • (Sirsi) o262433258
  • (OCoLC)262433258

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