Denise Tiran (2008, 11th edition)
The dictionary of choice for student midwives and practitioners, this reference provides a thorough and reliable first point of information. Revised and updated throughout, the 11th edition provides support and clear, brief information on all key terms.
Essential Midwifery embodies the philosophy of the changes outlined in 'Changing Childbirth', emphasising the normality of the process of childbirth and stressing the provision of a client-centred approach.
Sheila Kitzinger (2004)
Written with warmth, elegance and understanding, this fully updated book explores the emotional as well as the physical elements in childbirth and is essential reading for every parent to be.