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Joan Garvan
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Maternal Health and Wellbeing
Maternal Health and Wellbeing

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visitor to Rome
Rome
Rome
matricentricfeminist.blogspot.com
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Blogs are a great way of reflecting on your travels. I'm hoping this will work for me on my trip to a conference in Florence.
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Importance of the Humanities
In the introduction to a recent publication titled Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences It's everyone's business Robyn Archer emphasises the importance of the Humanities: It is only through books, films, theatre, visual arts, music, dance, food, that you ha...
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IT TAKE A VILLAGE TO RAISE A CHILD
In the early years of a child's life the foundations are laid for health and well-being. Children are resilient, repair and renewal are of course possible, but don't we as a society want to give our children the best possible start in life? Furthermore, the...
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Gender and Health
While there are continuing attempts to breech the divides there remains a significant schism between the sciences, including medicine, and the humanities; history, politics, philosophy and literature. Students of gender, however, are most often called upon ...
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MAMAPALOOZA FESTIVAL - SYDNEY this week
Over recent years Sydney has been treated to a Festival of the Arts in the week leading up to Mother’s Day. Events included an art exhibition, a theatre production, music and variety nights. All feature and reflect on women’s experience of ‘being a mother’ ...
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Gender and the Transition to Parenthood
Parenting has been highly gendered through the breadwinner model of the family - male breadwinner, female carer - and yet the single most significant development in the second part of the twentieth century has been changes to gendered roles. Large numbers o...
Gender and the Transition to Parenthood
Gender and the Transition to Parenthood
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Review - And then I peed my pants ... my misadventures in new motherhood, Megan Phillipson
Book Review Megan Phillipson, 2014, And
then I peed my pants … my misadventures in new motherhood , Mevach Press:
Canberra My two offspring are now young adults but over many years
I’ve been interested in all things maternal and have made an occupation of
r...
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The Pleasures of Reading
There is a dance that appears out of nowhere, steps
we don’t know we know until using them to calm our baby. This dance is
something we learn in our sleep, from our own hearts, from our parents, going
back and back through all of our ancestors. Men and wome...
The Pleasures of Reading
The Pleasures of Reading
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