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Title: Lactating Moms. "Fresh Milk: The Secret Life of Breasts" by Fiona Giles. [review]
Authors: Spark, Ceridwen
Keywords: Australian
Book Reviews
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Issue Date: Jun-2003
Publisher: Australian Book Review
Citation: Spark, Ceridwen 2003. Lactating Moms. Review of "Fresh Milk: The Secret Life of Breasts" by Fiona Giles. 'Australian Book Review', No 252, June/July, 47.
Series/Report no.: No 252
Abstract: Giles’s book is concerned with what might be described as a cleavage in knowledge. Throughout, the author argues that breasts tend either to be sacralised - and therefore desexualised - or drooled over salaciously. Never sentimental, "Fresh Milk" is open-hearted, open-minded and affecting. It creates a resonant impression of the strange and sometimes dull experience of breastfeeding.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2328/1125
ISSN: 0155-2864
Appears in Collections:No 252 - June / July 2003

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