Dr Virginia Thorley

Honorary Research Fellow

School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
v.thorley@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 56460

Overview

Research Interests

  • Wet nursing
  • Informal sharing of mother’s milk
  • Human milk banking

Publications

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Thorley, Virginia (2013). Induced lactation and relactation. In Rebecca Mannel, Patricia J. Martens and Marsha Walker (Ed.), Core curriculum for lactation consultant practice 3rd ed. (pp. 675-700) Burlington, MA, United States: Jones & Bartlett Learning.

  • Thorley, Virginia (2012). Conclusion: going forth from here. In Virginia Thorley and Melissa Clark Vickers (Ed.), The 10th step and beyond: mother support for breastfeeding (pp. 219-221) Amarillo, TX, United States: Hale Publishing.

  • Thorley, Virginia (2012). Introduction: Mother support as step 10 of the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative. In Virginia Thorley and Melissa Clark Vickers (Ed.), The 10th step and beyond: Mother support for breastfeeding (pp. 13-22) Amarillo, TX, United States: Hale Publishing.

  • Thorley, Virginia (2012). Mother support as part of the self-help and mutual aid movement: Historical overview. In Virginia Thorley and Melissa Clark Vickers (Ed.), The 10th step and beyond: Mother support for breastfeeding (pp. 35-43) Amarillo, TX, United States: Hale Publishing.

  • Thorley, Virginia (2012). Sustainability: why good programs fail and what we need to know. In Virginia Thorley and Melissa Clark Vickers (Ed.), The 10th step and beyond: Mother support for breastfeeding (pp. 211-218) Amarillo, TX, United States: Hale Publishing.

  • Thorley, Virginia (2011). Middle-class mothers as activists for change: The Australian Breastfeeding Association. In Andrea O’Reilly (Ed.), The 21st century motherhood movement: Mothers speak out on why we need to change the world and how to do it (pp. 219-232) Toronto, Canada: Demeter Press.

  • Thorley, V. and Worgan, R. (2008). Induced lactation and relactation. In Rebecca Mannel, Patricia J. Martens and Marsha Walker (Ed.), Core Curriculum of Lactation Consultant Practice 2nd ed. (pp. 569-593) Sudbury, U.S.A.: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.

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