Culture, Religion & Childbearing (Paperback)

A Handbook for Health Professionals

By Judith Schott, Alix Henley

Books for Midwives Press, 9780750620505, 384pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 1996

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Description

This book will help everyone involved in providing, planning, purchasing or managing women's health services to meet the needs of all women, taking their cultural, religious and individual needs into account. Its wealth of references make it ideal for undergraduate and postgraduate students.Information and insights into the ways in which culture and religion influence personal needsOffers a framework for identifying and meeting individual needs in line with the principles of the Patient's Charter and Changing ChildbirthGives opportunities to reflect on attitudes and current practice, as well asconcrete, practical and supportive guidance on essential interpersonal skills