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Title:
Ethnography of fertility and birth
Author:
MacCormack, Carol P.
Publication Information:
London ; New York : Academic Press, [1982]

©1982
Physical Description:
x, 293 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Biological, cultural, and social adaptation in human fertility and birth / C.P. MacCormack -- Sexual power and fertility in Sri Lanka / D.B. McGilvray -- Enga birth, maturation, and survival B. Gray -- Health, fertility, and birth in Moyamba District, Sierra Leone / C.P. MacCormack -- Interpretations of infertility / V. Ebin -- Folk medicine and fertility / U. Maclean -- The social context of birth / S. Kitzinger -- Childbirth and change / S. Cosminsky -- Pregnancy and birth rites of passage for two groups of women in Britain / H. Homans -- Childbirth in a scientific and industrial society /A.D. Jones and C. Dougherty.
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ISBN:
9780124635500
Format :
Book