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Author Wejnert, Barbara.

Title Safe Motherhood in a Globalized World
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (288 pages)
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Note from the Editor; GENERAL CONCEPTS OF SAFE MOTHERHOOD IN RELATION TO GLOBALIZATION; 1 Conceptual Framework for Integrating Holistic Perspectives and Approaches to Problems of Safe Motherhood; 2 Effects of Global Democracy on Women's Reproductive Health: 1970-2005, Cross-World Analysis; 3 Communicating Safe Motherhood: Strategic Messaging in a Globalized World; 4 Impact of Culture on Lactation Policies: The Case of United States and Liberia; 5 Public-Private Partnerships for Maternal Health in Africa: Challenges and Prospects
13 Ensuring Safe Motherhood by Using Information and Communication Technology Tools in Behavioral Change Communication14 The Role of Information and Communication Technologies in Addressing Safe Motherhood in South Asia; 15 Maternal Health Care Services in the Himalayas; 16 Geographical Perspectives on Safe Motherhood in the Hill Country of Sri Lanka: A Case Study of the Doragala Tea Plantation in Pussellawa; 17 Strategies for Measuring and Promoting Mothers' Social Support Networks; 18 Training Camp on Safe Motherhood in Rural India: A Research Note; CONCLUSIONS AND POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS
6 Consequences of Pain in Early Life and its Remedy: Maternal Responsibility7 Health Status and Pregnancy Outcome in Patients Attending Prenatal Care; 8 Impact of Psychological Disorders on Postpartum Mothers and Child: Current Issue in Remediation in India; CASE STUDIES; 9 Maternal Health Policies in Countries in Transition: Poland and Kyrgyzstan, 1990-2006; 10 Maternal Health in Post-Soviet Georgia; 11 Safe Motherhood in the Context of Nepal; 12 Charity or Entitlement Conundrum: Welfare Policies and Safe Motherhood in Impoverished Buffalo, New York; REPORTS: PRACTITIONERS' VIEW
Summary This book provides cutting edge information on safe motherhood in a global context. The chapters focus on research, program development and implementation, and policy dealing with various aspects of pregnancy, labor and delivery. Safe motherhood is a critical issue since healthy, safe motherhood is the prerequisite for a healthy, productive society. Writing about the situation in their countries, the authors are from Eastern Europe, America, Asia and Africa and are academic scholars and health practitioners. The book is multidisciplinary with scholars from sociology, gender studies, economics
Notes 19 Challenges of Safe Motherhood: Program and Policy RecommendationsIndex
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Author Prakash, Nirupama.
Steinmetz, Suzanne K.
ISBN 1317989821