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The brink of being : talking about miscarriage / Julia Bueno.

Bueno, Julia, (author.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
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Crookston Public Library 618.392 BUE (Text) 33500013111646 New Available -
Moorhead Public Library 618.392 BUE (Text) 33500013111638 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780143133230
  • ISBN: 0143133233
  • Physical Description: xxviii, 290 pages ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: [New York] : Penguin Books, 2019.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [261]-279) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A child in mind: the unconceived, barely conceived, unusually conceived -- Derailed: early miscarriage -- A conspicuous absence: late miscarriage -- Again and again and again: recurrent miscarriage -- Ripples: partners, family members, others -- Efforts to remember, pressure to forget: funerals, memorials, campaigns.
Summary, etc.:
The author blends women's stories (including her own) with research and analysis, exploring the effect of pregnancy loss on women and highlighting the ways in which our society fails to effectively respond to it. -- adapted from back cover.
Author Notes

Julia Bueno is a psychotherapist who specializes in working with women who have experienced pregnancy loss or struggled to conceive. Her writing has been published in The Times (UK), Express, Therapy Today, and, among others. She lives in London with her husband and two sons.

Subject: Miscarriage.
Miscarriage > Psychological aspects.
Abortion, Spontaneous.
Miscarriage > Psychological aspects.
MEDICAL / Gynecology & Obstetrics.

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