Texas Tech University

Breast or Bottle


Book Description:

Breast or Bottle: Contemporary Controversies in Infant-Feeding Policy and Practice (University of South Carolina Press, 2013) by Amy Koerber exposes layers of shifting arguments and meaning that inform contemporary infant-feeding advocacy and policy through close analysis of scientific and medical controversies and a critical examination of the ways in which medical beliefs are communicated to the public, 


Author Bio:

Amy Koerber is Professor and Associate Chair for Technical Communication and Rhetoric in the English department. She has numerous publications on the rhetorical dimensions of women's health and is currently drafting a book titled The Hormonal Woman: A Critical Exploration of Expert and Public Discoursses.