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  • The Doulas: Radical Care for Pregnant People
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    Pages : 240

    by: Mary Mahoney Lauren Mitchell

    Publisher: pThe Feminist Press at CUNY

    Book Description

    The story of the transformative Doula Project.

    Mahoney and Mitchell explain how they were inspired as activists to broaden the reproductive rights movement to make sure that women seeking abortions “have continuous, nonjudgmental physical, emotional, and educational support just like people giving birth.” During the summers of 200 ... more

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    2016-11-15

    ISBN-10: 1558619410

    ISBN-13: 9781558619418

    Language: English

  • For the Benefit of Those Who See: Dispatches from the World of the Blind
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    Pages : 304

    by: Rosemary Mahoney

    Publisher: pLittle, Brown and Company

    Book Description

    A spiritual odyssey into the world of the blind.

    In 2005, Mahoney (Down the Nile Alone: In a Fisherman's Skiff, 2007, etc.) visited Braille Without Borders, Tibet's first school for the blind, founded by German educator Sabriye Tenberken, who herself is blind. It offered classes in “Braille, Chinese, English, computers, mathe ... more

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    2014-01-14

    ISBN-10: 0316043427

    ISBN-13: 9780316043427

    Language: English

  • Whoredom in Kimmage: Irish Women Coming of Age
    Views : 237
    Pages : 307

    by: Rosemary Mahoney

    Publisher: pHoughton Mifflin

    Book Description

     From Irish-American writer Mahoney (The Early Arrival of Dreams, 1990): a remarkably perceptive and engaging account of contemporary Irish women. Mahoney--who, with strong family ties to Ireland, spent a year in high school there--returned in 1991 to investigate what she believed to be the changing role of women in a country where div ... more

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    1993-08-19

    ISBN-10: 0395602017

    ISBN-13: 9780395602010

    Language: English

  • A Likely Story: One Summer with Lillian Hellman
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    Pages : 288

    by: Rosemary Mahoney

    Publisher: pDoubleday

    Book Description

    Bitter humor and painful honesty permeate this look back in anger 20 years to a summer spent by Mahoney (Whoredom in Kimmage: Irish Women Coming of Age, 1993, etc.) as domestic aide to Lillian Hellman, pictured here as conniving, hypocritical, abusive, and querulous in coping with age. Troubled by her father’s early death and her mother’s al ... more

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    1998-11-03

    ISBN-10: 0385477937

    ISBN-13: 9780385477932

    Language: English