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The Resource Childbirth across cultures : ideas and practices of pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum, editor, Helaine Selin ; co-editor, Pamela K. Stone, (electronic resource)

Childbirth across cultures : ideas and practices of pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum, editor, Helaine Selin ; co-editor, Pamela K. Stone, (electronic resource)

Label
Childbirth across cultures : ideas and practices of pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum
Title
Childbirth across cultures
Title remainder
ideas and practices of pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum
Statement of responsibility
editor, Helaine Selin ; co-editor, Pamela K. Stone
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
618.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
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  • Selin, Helaine
  • Stone, Pamela Kendall
Series statement
Science across cultures: the history of non-western science,
Series volume
v. 5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Childbirth
  • Pregnancy
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Parturition
  • Postpartum Period
  • Regional and Cultural Studies
  • Social Sciences, general
Label
Childbirth across cultures : ideas and practices of pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum, editor, Helaine Selin ; co-editor, Pamela K. Stone, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
mixed
Contents
  • Childbirth in China
  • Travis Anna Harvey and Lila Buckley
  • Childbirth among Hong Kong Chinese
  • Ip Wan-Yim
  • Childbirth in Korea
  • Sukhee Ahn
  • Childbirth in Japan
  • Satoko Yanagisawa
  • A sacramental theory of childbirth in India
  • Harish Naraindas
  • Birth and the big bad wolf: an evolutionary perspective
  • Rural midwives in South India: The politics of bodily knowledge
  • Kalpana Ram
  • Constructions of birth in Bangladesh
  • Kaosar Afsana and Sabina Faiz Rashid
  • Pregnancy and childbirth in Nepal: women's role and decision-making power
  • Pratima P. Acharya and Dilu Rimal
  • Pregnancy and childbirth in Tibet: knowledge, perspectives, and practices
  • Sienna R. Craig
  • Nyob Nruab Hlis: thirty days confinement in Hmong culture
  • Pranee Liamputtong
  • Robbie Davis-Floyd and Melissa Cheyney
  • Pregnancy, childbirth and traditional beliefs and practices in Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand
  • Pranee Liamputtong
  • Childbirth experience in the Negev, the southern region of Israel
  • Iris Ohel and Eyal Sheiner
  • Childbirth and maternal mortality in Morocco: the role of midwives
  • Marie Hatem, Fatima Temmar and Bilkis Vissandjee
  • Childbirth in Zimbabwe
  • Thubelihle Mathole and Simukai Shamu
  • Childbirth in Nigeria
  • Hadiza Shehu Galadanci and Suwaiba Ibrahim Sani
  • Breastfeeding and child spacing
  • Childbirth in Tanzania: individual, family, community
  • David P. Urassa, Andrea B. Pembe and Bruno F. Sunguya
  • Culture, pregnancy and childbirth in Uganda: surviving the women's battle
  • Grace Bantebya Kyomuhendo
  • Childbirth experiences in Malawi
  • Lennie Adeline Kamwendo
  • Navajo birth: a bridge between the past and the future
  • R. Cruz Begay
  • Childbirth in the Mayan communities
  • Linda V. Walsh
  • Rebecca Sundhagen
  • Converting birth on Simbo, Western Solomon Islands
  • Christine Dureau
  • Childbirth in Australia: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women
  • Sue Kildea and M. Wardaguga
  • Culturally diverse women giving birth: their stories
  • Lynn Clark Callister and Inaam Khalaf
  • A history of western medicine, labor, and birth
  • Pamela K. Stone
Control code
ocn505433342
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 314 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048125999
Isbn Type
(e-isbn)
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)505433342
Label
Childbirth across cultures : ideas and practices of pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum, editor, Helaine Selin ; co-editor, Pamela K. Stone, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
mixed
Contents
  • Childbirth in China
  • Travis Anna Harvey and Lila Buckley
  • Childbirth among Hong Kong Chinese
  • Ip Wan-Yim
  • Childbirth in Korea
  • Sukhee Ahn
  • Childbirth in Japan
  • Satoko Yanagisawa
  • A sacramental theory of childbirth in India
  • Harish Naraindas
  • Birth and the big bad wolf: an evolutionary perspective
  • Rural midwives in South India: The politics of bodily knowledge
  • Kalpana Ram
  • Constructions of birth in Bangladesh
  • Kaosar Afsana and Sabina Faiz Rashid
  • Pregnancy and childbirth in Nepal: women's role and decision-making power
  • Pratima P. Acharya and Dilu Rimal
  • Pregnancy and childbirth in Tibet: knowledge, perspectives, and practices
  • Sienna R. Craig
  • Nyob Nruab Hlis: thirty days confinement in Hmong culture
  • Pranee Liamputtong
  • Robbie Davis-Floyd and Melissa Cheyney
  • Pregnancy, childbirth and traditional beliefs and practices in Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand
  • Pranee Liamputtong
  • Childbirth experience in the Negev, the southern region of Israel
  • Iris Ohel and Eyal Sheiner
  • Childbirth and maternal mortality in Morocco: the role of midwives
  • Marie Hatem, Fatima Temmar and Bilkis Vissandjee
  • Childbirth in Zimbabwe
  • Thubelihle Mathole and Simukai Shamu
  • Childbirth in Nigeria
  • Hadiza Shehu Galadanci and Suwaiba Ibrahim Sani
  • Breastfeeding and child spacing
  • Childbirth in Tanzania: individual, family, community
  • David P. Urassa, Andrea B. Pembe and Bruno F. Sunguya
  • Culture, pregnancy and childbirth in Uganda: surviving the women's battle
  • Grace Bantebya Kyomuhendo
  • Childbirth experiences in Malawi
  • Lennie Adeline Kamwendo
  • Navajo birth: a bridge between the past and the future
  • R. Cruz Begay
  • Childbirth in the Mayan communities
  • Linda V. Walsh
  • Rebecca Sundhagen
  • Converting birth on Simbo, Western Solomon Islands
  • Christine Dureau
  • Childbirth in Australia: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women
  • Sue Kildea and M. Wardaguga
  • Culturally diverse women giving birth: their stories
  • Lynn Clark Callister and Inaam Khalaf
  • A history of western medicine, labor, and birth
  • Pamela K. Stone
Control code
ocn505433342
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 314 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048125999
Isbn Type
(e-isbn)
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)505433342

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