The Resource Ethnography of fertility and birth, edited by Carol P. MacCormack

Ethnography of fertility and birth, edited by Carol P. MacCormack

Label
Ethnography of fertility and birth
Title
Ethnography of fertility and birth
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carol P. MacCormack
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN482.1
LC item number
.E85 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 1995 H-762
  • WQ 300
NLM item number
E84 1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
MacCormack, Carol P
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Childbirth
  • Fertility, Human
  • Traditional medicine
  • Labor, Obstetric
  • Anthropology, Cultural
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Fertility
  • Childbirth
  • Fertility, Human
  • Traditional medicine
  • Ethnomédecine
  • Fertilité humaine
  • Naissance
  • Naissance
Label
Ethnography of fertility and birth, edited by Carol P. MacCormack
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Biological, cultural, and social meanings of fertility and birth / C.P. MacCormack -- Sexual power and fertility in Sri Lanka: Batticaloa Tamils and Moors / D.B. McGilvray -- Enga birth, maturation, and survival / B.M. Gray -- Health, fertility, and birth in Moyamba District, Sierra Leone / C.P. MacCormack -- Interpretations of infertility: the Aowin people of Southwest Ghana / V. Ebin -- Folk medicine and fertility: aspects of Yoruba medical practice affecting women / U. Maclean -- The social context of birth / S. Kitzinger -- Childbirth and change: a Guatemalan study / S. Cosminsky -- Pregnancy and birth as 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
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xii, 283 pages
Isbn
9780881338171
Lccn
95150329
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32225097
  • (OCoLC)ocm32225097
Label
Ethnography of fertility and birth, edited by Carol P. MacCormack
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Biological, cultural, and social meanings of fertility and birth / C.P. MacCormack -- Sexual power and fertility in Sri Lanka: Batticaloa Tamils and Moors / D.B. McGilvray -- Enga birth, maturation, and survival / B.M. Gray -- Health, fertility, and birth in Moyamba District, Sierra Leone / C.P. MacCormack -- Interpretations of infertility: the Aowin people of Southwest Ghana / V. Ebin -- Folk medicine and fertility: aspects of Yoruba medical practice affecting women / U. Maclean -- The social context of birth / S. Kitzinger -- Childbirth and change: a Guatemalan study / S. Cosminsky -- Pregnancy and birth as 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
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xii, 283 pages
Isbn
9780881338171
Lccn
95150329
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32225097
  • (OCoLC)ocm32225097

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