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Author Liamputtong, Pranee, 1955-
Title The journey of becoming a mother among women in northern Thailand / Pranee Liamputtong
Imprint Lanham : Lexington Books, c2007
book jacket
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 Ethnology Library  RG652 .L52 2007    AVAILABLE    30520020700762
Descript xiii, 224 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-211) and index
Introduction : Thai women, reproduction, and motherhood -- My doctor knows best : antenatal care and authoritative knowledge -- Birth and social class : vaginal or Caesarean birth? -- Giving birth in a hospital -- Yu Duan practices as embodying tradition, modernity, and social change -- Becoming a mother -- Breast is best? : infant feeding in a changing social context -- Childrearing and infant care : motherhood, risk and responsibility
Subject Childbirth -- Social aspects -- Thailand, Northern
Obstetrics -- Social aspects -- Thailand, Northern
Motherhood -- Social aspects -- Thailand, Northern
Infants -- Care -- Thailand, Northern
Parturition -- psychology -- Thailand
Cross-Cultural Comparison -- Thailand
Infant Care -- psychology -- Thailand
Mother-Child Relations -- Thailand
Social Change -- Thailand
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