TITLE

The cultural significance of breastfeeding and infant care in early modern England and America

AUTHOR(S)
Salmon, Marylynn
PUB. DATE
December 1994
SOURCE
Journal of Social History;Winter94, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p247
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the cultural significance of breastfeeding and infant care in early modern England and America. Breast milk as medicine; Ministerial representations of breastfeeding mothers; Medical book advice to mothers; Women's attitudes.
ACCESSION #
9501181201

 

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