Author Berry, Nicole S., 1970-
Title Unsafe motherhood : Mayan maternal mortality and subjectivity in post-war Guatemala / Nicole S. Berry
Imprint New York : Berghahn Books, 2010
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  RG530.3.G9 B57 2010    AVAILABLE    30520020755303
 人文社會聯圖  RG530.3.G9 B57 2010    AVAILABLE    30600020094570
Descript xix, 251 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Series Fertility, reproduction and sexuality ; Volume 21
Fertility, reproduction, and sexuality ; v. 21
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-235) and indexes
Life, birth and death in the village -- Coming to the ER : analysis of an interaction -- Global safe motherhood and making local pregnancy safer : the spin and what it covers up -- The Indio bruto and modern Guatemalan healthcare -- Everyday violence : from a Kaqchikel village to the nation and back -- Praying for a good outcome : staying at home during obstetric problems
Subject Mothers -- Guatemala -- Santa Cruz La Laguna -- Mortality
Pregnancy -- Complications -- Guatemala -- Santa Cruz La Laguna
Maternal health services -- Guatemala -- Santa Cruz La Laguna
Childbirth at home -- Guatemala -- Santa Cruz La Laguna
Maternal Welfare -- ethnology -- Guatemala
Maternal Mortality -- ethnology -- Guatemala
Prenatal Care -- Guatemala