Embedded Babies, Embodied Births

  I was born at home. I will birth my babies at home. My mother never considered an epidural. I passionately campaign against their use in conversations with friends. While the embodied practices of childbirth vary dramatically throughout the world, they are often reproduced from parent to child. For example, Deloache polled his students as […]

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Growing up Human

  This blog will focus on babies and infants and their political, economic and social lives. While each individual may have preconceived notions of what it means to conceive, carry, birth and then raise a baby, this “common sense” knowledge totally varies cross culturally (DeLoache & Gottlieb, 2000). While the CDC defines infants and babies […]

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