Leah Barclay

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In this paper it is assumed that the high rates of misery experienced by most new mothers in contemporary Western society are socially and culturally induced. Women from non-English-speaking backgrounds (NESB) recuperate from the stress of birth, often further complicated by morbidity from intervention, frequently alone and without practical household help.(More)
This paper describes the current definitions of a midwife found in Australian State policies and regulations. It examines these for internal consistency and external comparability. It also discusses the links between nursing and midwifery in Australia and their influence on the midwife's practice. The basis on which midwifery training programmes are(More)
The Listen project is an interdisciplinary media arts project, investigating the pristine acoustic ecologies of Southwest deserts of America. Establishing the largest database of ambisonic and stereo field recordings of the Southwestern landscapes of the United States, the Listen project is designed to not only archive sound, but to explore how virtual(More)
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