SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.10 issue2Defining who lends support to whom in childbirth: an ideological issue?An annotated bibliography on childbirth in Brazil (1972-2002) author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand

Journal

Article

Indicators

Related links

Share


Revista Estudos Feministas

Print version ISSN 0104-026XOn-line version ISSN 1806-9584

Abstract

TORNQUIST, Carmen Susana. Armadilhas da Nova Era: natureza e maternidade no ideário da humanização do parto. Rev. Estud. Fem. [online]. 2002, vol.10, n.2, pp.483-492. ISSN 1806-9584.  https://doi.org/10.1590/S0104-026X2002000200016.

This essay attempts at a brief chracterization of the "Movimento pela Humanização do Parto e do Nascimento" (Movement for the Humanization of Delivery and Birth) in Brazil. The Movement was established to promote changes in the assistance of delivery outside the realm of official health management organizations. Our discussion also debates the notions of Nature and Motherhood which are core concepts of the Movement as well the limits of the empowerment notion in this context.

Keywords : humanization of childbirth; social movements; nature; motherhood; sexuality.

        · abstract in English | Portuguese     · text in Portuguese     · Portuguese ( pdf )

 

Creative Commons License All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License