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    • “Elective Induction of Labor” (1955), by Edward Bishop 

      Abboud, Carolina J.
      In 1955, obstetrician Edward Bishop, a physician specializing in childbirth, published the article “Elective Induction of Labor,” in which he proposed the best conditions for pregnant women to elect to induce, or begin, ...
    • Marshall Henry Klaus (1927–2017) 

      Darby, Alexis
      Marshall Henry Klaus was a scientist and pediatrician who studied maternal-infant bonding in the twentieth century in the United States. Maternal-infant bonding is the psychological and chemical attachment between mother ...
    • “Pelvic Scoring for Elective Induction” (1964), by Edward Bishop 

      Abboud, Carolina J.
      In the 1964 article, “Pelvic Scoring for Elective Induction,” obstetrician Edward Bishop describes his method to determine whether a doctor should induce labor, or artificially start the birthing process, in a pregnant ...
    • The Sex Side of Life (1919) by Mary Ware Dennett 

      Malladi, Lakshmeeramya
      Mary Ware Dennett, an activist in the US for birth control and sex education in the early twentieth century, wrote an educational pamphlet in 1915 called “The Sex Side of Life, and it was published in 1919. The pamphlet ...