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Title Infertility Around the Globe : New Thinking on Childlessness, Gender and Reproductive Technologies / edited by Marcia C. Inhorn, Frank van Balen
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (358 pages)
Contents PART I: Discourses and Debates; PART II: Gender and Body Politics; PART III: The Infertility Belt; PART IV: Globalizing Technologies; CONTRIBUTORS; INDEX
Summary These essays examine the global impact of infertility as a major reproductive health issue, one that has profoundly affected the lives of countless women and men. The contributors address a range of topics including how the deeply gendered nature of infertility sets the blame on women's shoulders
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Infertility -- Psychological aspects.
Infertility -- Social aspects.
Infertility -- Developing countries.
Cross-Cultural Comparison.
Infertility -- psychology.
Reproductive Techniques.
Form Electronic book
Author Balen, Frank van, editor
Inhorn, Marcia C., 1957- editor
ISBN 0520231082 (cloth ;) (alk. paper)
0520231376 (paper ;) (alk. paper)
0520927818 (electronic bk.)
9780520231085 (cloth ;) (alk. paper)
9780520231375 (paper ;) (alk. paper)
9780520927810 (electronic bk.)