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The Resource Menopause : a biocultural perspective, Lynnette Leidy Sievert

Menopause : a biocultural perspective, Lynnette Leidy Sievert

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Menopause : a biocultural perspective
Title
Menopause
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a biocultural perspective
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Lynnette Leidy Sievert
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Language
eng
Summary
Menopause is a biological reality for all women in their forties and fifties. Yet the way we think about the cessation of menstruation is influenced by a variety of factors. Cultural and technological influences combine with biology to transform this universal phenomenon into an experience that varies considerably between cultures and individuals. In this concise book, Lynnette Leidy Sievert draws on her own case studies from Puebla, Mexico, and western Massachusetts, as well as on comparative data from other studies in places such as Slovenia, Paraguay, and Hawaii, to explore the different wa
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Literary form
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Nature of contents
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Series statement
Studies in medical anthropology
Menopause : a biocultural perspective, Lynnette Leidy Sievert
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Menopause : a biocultural perspective, Lynnette Leidy Sievert
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt1b4cxkg
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-216) and index
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online resource
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cr
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
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Contents
Introduction -- The biological basis of menopause -- Methods of study -- Age at menopause -- The discomforts of menopause -- Hot flashes -- Conclusions and future directions -- Notes -- References -- Index
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1 online resource (xviii, 220 pages)
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9780813539997
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illustrations.
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Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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