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Pac.RG652.B575 2002
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TITLE: Birthing in the Pacific : beyond tradition and modernity? / edited by Vicki Lukere and Margaret Jolly.
PUBLISHED: Honolulu : University of Hawai'i, c2002.
DESCRIPTION: xi, 249 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
NOTES: Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-231) and index.
NOTES: Introduction: Birthing beyond the confinements of tradition and modernity? / Margaret Jolly -- From Ma'uli to motivator: transformations in reproductive health care in Tonga / Helen Morton -- Childbirth in Papua New Guinenan villages and in Port Moresby General Hospital / Ruta Fiti-Sinclair -- Obligatory maternity and diminished reproductive autonomy in A'ji and Paici Kanak societies: a female perspective / Christine Salomon -- Native obstetric nursing in Fiji / Vicki Lukere -- Colonial impregnations: reconceptions of maternal health practice on Nua'ata, Papua New Giunea / Shelley Mallett -- From darkness to light? epidemiologies and ethnographies of motherhood in Vanuatu / Margaret Jolly -- Conclusion: Wider reflections and a survey of literature / Vicki Lukere.
SUBJECT: Childbirth--Islands of the Pacific.
SUBJECT: Birth customs--Islands of the Pacific.
ADDED ENTRY: Lukere, Vicki.
ADDED ENTRY: Jolly, Margaret.

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