ricerca
avanzata

Berghahn Books Books

Books editi da Berghahn Books Antropologia medica

Childbirth, Midwifery and Concepts of Time

Childbirth, Midwifery and Concepts of Time

Mccourt Christine (EDT) 
edizioni Berghahn Books collana Berghahn Books (Paperback) , 2010

All cultures are concerned with the business of childbirth, so much so that it can never be described as a purely physiological or even psychological event. This volume draws together work from a range of anthropologists and midwives who have found anthropological approaches useful in their work. Using case studies...

€ 28,20
The Online World of Surrogacy

The Online World of Surrogacy

Berend Zsuzsa 
edizioni Berghahn Books collana Berghahn Books (Paperback) , 2018

disp. incerta
€ 22,70
Unsafe Motherhood

Unsafe Motherhood

Berry Nicole S. 
edizioni Berghahn Books collana Berghahn Books (Paperback) , 2012

The global campaign to decrease maternal mortality has actually created barriers to reducing maternal mortality, or pregnancy-related deaths, argues Berry, and threatens to make some of the very communities that it is designed to help even more vulnerable. Taking her case studies from Guatemala, she discusses the specter...

disp. incerta
€ 37,20
Out of Place

Out of Place

Goddard Michael 
edizioni Berghahn Books collana Berghahn Books (Hardcover) , 2011

When Goddard (anthropology, Macquarie U., Australia) began research on mentally ill people in Papua New Guinea, he discovered that the little he had learned about Western psychiatry was of no help to him, and the doctoral dissertation that emerged from that research was so peculiar that he did not allow much access...

disp. incerta
€ 60,00