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McKenna, Nancy Durrell

Overview
Works: 57 works in 154 publications in 7 languages and 3,111 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Juvenile works  Literature  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Educational films  Handbooks and manuals  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Director, Illustrator, Creator
Classifications: RG525, 618.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nancy Durrell McKenna
The complete book of pregnancy and childbirth by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kitzinger provides candid information about what mothers need to know, ranging from ways to navigate the technical landscape of hospital births to making the personal choices of a water home birth. Her "empowerment language" no longer assumes there is a marriage, replacing references to "a man" with "birthing partner." Discussing "birth rooms" rather than delivery rooms, she encourages readers to construct a birth plan, make their own space, and choose an effective birth companion
A Zulu family by Nancy Durrell McKenna( Book )

17 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in 5 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the experiences of an eleven-year-old Zulu girl and her family living in the South African homeland of Kwazulu, describing the work of her relatives and neighbors, her chores and schoolwork, and her pride in her Zulu heritage
A kibbutz in Israel by Allegra Taylor( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of a ten-year-old Israeli boy who lives with his family on a kibbutz
The cutting tradition : female circumcision in Africa today( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary that focuses on female genital mutilation still practiced in many African and some Middle-Eastern countries. While it is illegal in some countries and poses medical and psychological problems for many women, the practice is rooted in religious, cultural and historical traditions. The film presents a balanced and non-judgmental view of the issue
Child marriage : a tradition continues in Africa( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film gives unprecedented access to the illegal, but still practiced, cultural tradition of childhood marriage in Ethopia. The physical and psychological harm done to the young girls is explored
A family in Hong Kong by Nancy Durrell McKenna( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of ten-year-old Tse Yik Ming who lives in an apartment building in Hong Kong
Baby play : activities for discovery and development during the first year of life by Pat Petrie( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides games and activities designed to foster the physical, social, and intellectual growth of infants during their first year--a time which includes four distinct stages of development
Birth : a unique visual record--14 different births in hospital, at home, caesarian, epidural, breech, twins by Nancy Durrell McKenna( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breastfeeding your baby by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Dorling Kindersley book." Offers guidance and advice for breastfeeding of infants
Dr. Miriam Stoppard's pregnancy and birth book by Miriam Stoppard( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a step by step, stage-by-stage compendium of facts, figures charts, drawings, diagrams, lists, and photographs on every single aspect of pregnancy and childbirth and beyond
Woman's experience of sex by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sexuality involves the whole body and is expressed in different ways at different times in a woman's life. Chapters on: feelings, sexual lifestyles, relationships, children and sex, transitions, coping with difficulties, loss and grieving
Pregnancy day by day : the expectant mother's diary, record book, and guide by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book serves as a guide for pregnant women to understand what is happening throughout every step of their pregnancy
Nuevo libro del embarazo y nacimiento by Miriam Stoppard( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in Spanish and English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents information on all aspects of pregnancy and childbirth, including a detailed calendar of expected changes
Birth : eight women's stories by Nancy Durrell McKenna( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts a variety of childbirth situations including home birth, Caesarian section for the birth of twins, and a birth underwater. Stresses the normalcy of childbirth
The pregnancy and birth book by Miriam Stoppard( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and Afrikaans and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a comprehensive handbook of advice on every aspect of pregnancy and childbirth from preconceptual planning to the first days after birth
Yik Ming in Hong Kong by Nancy Durrell McKenna( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and Welsh and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canadian family by Nancy Durrell McKenna( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in Welsh and English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tal Niv's Kibbutz by Allegra Taylor( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pregnancy day by day : a unique pregnancy diary, personal planner, and information-packed guide by Sheila Kitzinger( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in Spanish and English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A unique combination of practical advice and personal record. An accessible and informative guide to care during pregnancy. Your own personal diary of your pregnancy. Features special photographs of women at every stage of pregnancy, with illustrations of the baby and Lennart Nilsson's amazing photographs of the developing fetus." -- Back cover
Cómo jugar con su bebé : guía de actividades para el autodescubrimiento y desarrollo del niño durante el primer año by Pat Petrie( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The complete book of pregnancy and childbirth
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Breastfeeding your babyWoman's experience of sexPregnancy day by day : the expectant mother's diary, record book, and guideNuevo libro del embarazo y nacimientoPregnancy day by day : a unique pregnancy diary, personal planner, and information-packed guide
Alternative Names
Durrell McKenna, Nancy

Mckenna, Nancy Durrell

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