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Midwives: Chaos and Courage Series, Season 2

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This title is a part of the series Chaos and Courage Series, Season 2

Catalogue Number:  AS0701
Producer:  Animiki See Distribution Inc.
Directors:  Karvonen, Ava
Producing Agencies:  Bogart Productions, Sweetgrass and Sage Inc.
Subject:  Canadian History, Canadian Social Studies, Career Education, Documentary, Family Studies/Home Economics, First Nations Studies, Guidance, Health and Medicine, History, Indigenous Issues, Indigenous Peoples, Nursing, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Sociology, Women's Studies
Language:  English
Grade Level:  9 - 12, Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  2014
Running Time:  22:24

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Pre-contact, midwifery was a traditional practice among First Nations across the country. Driven underground for over a century, Midwifery is currently enjoying a long overdue reclamation.  Meet the women at the helm of this movement and hear how this ancient practice benefits the health of mother and child, and their community.

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