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Man-midwifery analysed

Philip Thicknesse

Man-midwifery analysed

and the tendency of that practice detected and exposed.

by Philip Thicknesse

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Published by Printed for R. Davis ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Midwives -- Professional ethics -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Obstetrics -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Early works to 1800.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMiscellaneous Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAC901 .M5 vol. 1104, no. 1
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2], 26 p. ;
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL531318M
    LC Control Number96107899

    Abstract. Buckley enters into a unique discussion of fathers and the paternal imagination. Chapter 4 reverses the polarity of the book’s argument to examine the way Laurence Sterne’s Tristram Shandy draws upon the unusual notion of paternal imagination and role of the father and identify a mid-century crisis in thinking about pregnancy and foetal development; not only in fiction, but also Author: Jenifer Buckley. Midwifery and Maternity Care for Single Mothers in Eighteenth-Century Wales Angela Joy Muir. the accounts of 23 parishes across four Welsh counties have been analysed. Evans, Unfortunate Objects, –6; Adrian Wilson, The Making of Man-Midwifery: Childbirth in England.

      William Smellie's London practice is analysed in chapter 5, and a sample of his case notes appear in chapter 6. Chapter 7 considers over cases from two women midwives and 20 medical men. In the concluding section, the authors assert that changes in practice, as evidenced by case notes, had a beneficial effect on the mortality rates of Author: Fran Badger. Thicknesse, Philip. Man-midwifery Analysed: And the Tendency of that Practice Detected and Exposed. London: R. Davis and T. Caslon. Venette, Nicholas. []. Conjugal Love; Or the Pleasures of the Marriage Bed. New York: Garland Publishing Inc. Vickery, Amanda. Golden Age to Separate Spheres? A Review of the.

    Man-Midwifery Analysed: And the Tendency of That Practice Detected and Exposed. London: Printed for R. Davis, , 26 pp. Turner, Daniel. De morbis cutaneis. 2nd ed. London: R. Bonwicke, , x + pp. 6. Ouvrages médicaux des XVIII e et XIX e siècles spécialisés dans la médecine mentale XVIII e. Battie, William. A Treatise on. This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.


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In it, he takes up the comments of William Smellie – enthusiastic and innovative man-midwife, and teacher of other men-midwives – that in the primitive past, men were not midwives, and this was somehow a Bad Thing.

The Making of Man-Midwifery: Childbirth in England, – Cambridge: Harvard University Press, xii + pp. Ill. $ It is only toward the end of the book that Wilson tackles the central and difficult question of why the birth of man-midwifery was such a rapid affair and why it appeared when it did. This is the question on.

This paper principally concerns the examination of four English midwifery treatises written by midwives between and It focuses on their responses to the medicalisation of childbirth and, in particular, their concerns about medical negligence and their views on the value of anatomical knowledge to the development and defence of their by: 7.

Thicknesse, known as ‘Dr Viper’ from his sharp tongue, is probably the author of a book, Man-midwifery Analysed. In it, he takes up the comments of William Smellie – enthusiastic and innovative man-midwife, and teacher of other men-midwives – that in the primitive past, men were not midwives, and this was somehow a Bad Thing.

Inthe author Philip Thicknesse () published anonymously a text called Man-Midwifery Analysed in which he suggested that young men were giving their female patients lustful attention.

Although this new ‘breed’ of novice man midwife appeared to be increasingly popular with women, the midwife-authors believed they lacked competence Cited by: 7.

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In the early modern period, midwifery began to change from a female art into a male occupation. The shift was not a smooth one. Indeed, it began inwhen Dr. Wertt of Hamburg dressed up as a woman in order to observe midwives and learn about childbirth.

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Eighteenth-Century British Midwifery, Part II by Pam Lieske,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Pam Lieske. Philipp Hecquet in t h e year 1 7 0 5 published in Paris a work which bears the significant title: De Vindécence aux hommes d'accoucher les femmes, and t h e indignant utterances of t h e Englishman Sterne h a v e already been quoted (see also Man-midwifery analysed () ; J.

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Among them are’ Man-Midwifery analysed, and the tendency of that practice detected and exposed,’4to ; ‘A year’s journey through France and part of Spain,’2 vols., 8vo.; ‘The new prose Bath Guide,’8vo.; ‘The Valetudinarian’s Bath Guide, or the means of attaining long life and health,’8vo.; ‘A.

As an author Thicknesse was voluminous and often interesting, especially in his notices of his experiences in Georgia and Jamaica, and on the continent of Europe. His first pieces were contributions to the ‘Museum Rusticum’ ().

These were followed by: 1. ‘A Letter to a Young Lady,’4to. 2. ‘Man-Midwifery Analysed,’ The death of Mary Wollstonecraft 1 The death of Mary Wollstonecraft 1 JONES, VIVIEN Footnotes 1. This is the text of the first annual Commemorative Lecture, given at the 26th Annual Conference of the British Society for Eighteenth‐Century Studies, St John's College, Oxford.