Childbirth and Authoritative Knowledge: Cross-Cultural Perspectives

Robbie E. Davis-Floyd (Author) Carolyn Fishel Sargent (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$44.34
Publisher
University of California Press
Publish Date
August 27, 1997
Pages
505
Dimensions
5.96 X 8.98 X 1.27 inches | 1.55 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780520207851

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About the Author

Robbie Davis-Floyd, Research Fellow in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Texas, is author of Birth as an American Rite of Passage (California, 1992) and co-editor of Cyborg Babies: From Techno-Sex to Techno-Tots (1997). Carolyn F. Sargent, Professor of Anthropology and Director of Women's Studies at Southern Methodist University, is author of Maternity, Medicine, and Power: Reproductive Decisions in Urban Benin (California, 1989) and coeditor of Medical Anthropology: Contemporary Theory and Method (1996).