Document Type

Project

Publication Date

5-2017

Keywords

Maternal mortality, Medical history, Perinatal mortality

Abstract

This is a collection of essays that explores historical childbirth from ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia through the 2010's with a primary focus on maternal mortality rates in the U.S. and U.K. between 1850 and 1950.

Department

History

Subjects - Topical (LCSH)

Mothers--Mortality--United States--History--20th century; Mothers--Mortality--United States--21st century; Mothers--Mortality--Great Britain--History--19th century; Childbirth--Iraq--History; Childbirth--Egypt--History; Perinatal death--History

Geographic Coverage

United States; Great Britain; Egypt; Iraq

Genre/Form

student projects; term papers

Type

Text

Rights

Copying of this document in whole or in part is allowable only for scholarly purposes. It is understood, however, that any copying or publication of this document for commercial purposes, or for financial gain, shall not be allowed without the author’s written permission.

Language

English

Format

application/pdf

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