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This is the basis of her concern , which usually starts in pregnancy , as to when
she can get back to ' normal ' . The return to normality also concerns life patterns
generally . Childbearing is seen as an interruption . ' Children are viewed as a ...
This raises questions about the possible inhibition of maternal responses to the
baby , and the even larger question of the suitability of hospital as an
environment for normal birth . Although the hospital - delivered baby is more
likely to survive ...
In Guiana , too , there is a normal grandchildgrandparent relationship of this kind
, which is one of ' affectionate indulgence , and a kind of equality ' : 11 A
grandmother often identifies with her grandchildren and takes their side in
quarrels with ...
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