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The Resource Embodying culture : pregnancy in Japan and Israel, Tsipy Ivry

Embodying culture : pregnancy in Japan and Israel, Tsipy Ivry

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Embodying culture : pregnancy in Japan and Israel
Title
Embodying culture
Title remainder
pregnancy in Japan and Israel
Statement of responsibility
Tsipy Ivry
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Language
eng
Summary
Embodying Culture is an ethnographically grounded exploration of pregnancy in two different culturesùJapan and Israelùboth of which medicalize pregnancy. Tsipy Ivryfocuses on "low-risk" or "normal" pregnancies, using cultural comparison to explorethe complex relations among ethnic ideas about procreation, local reproductive politics, medical models of pregnancy care, and local modes of maternal agency
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Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in medical anthropology
Embodying culture : pregnancy in Japan and Israel, Tsipy Ivry
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Embodying culture : pregnancy in Japan and Israel, Tsipy Ivry
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt5hj6df
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: pregnancy, cultural comparison, multisited ethnographies -- The doctoring of pregnancy -- A risky business: pregnancy in the eyes of Israeli ob-gyns -- The twofold structure of Japanese prenatal care -- Experiencing pregnancy -- The path of bonding -- The path of ambiguity -- Embodying culture: toward an anthropology of pregnancy -- Juxtapositions -- Pregnant with meaning
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Isbn
9780813548302
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Media category
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Media MARC source
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Media type code
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