Understanding Motivation and the Psychology of Breastfeeding

Janine Stockdale, Marlene Sinclair, George Kernohan

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Abstract

This chapter explores the impact of an value-expectancy approach to understanding women's intention to initiate and sustain breastfeeding; by drawing on what is known about personal achievement.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationTheory for Midwifery Practice
EditorsRosamund Bryar, Marlene Sinclair
Place of PublicationEngland
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Chapter4
Pages92
Number of pages106
Edition2
ISBN (Electronic)978-0-230-34563-8
ISBN (Print)978-0-230-21192-6
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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