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Author Guerra-Reyes, Lucia, 1974- author

Title Changing birth in the Andes : culture, policy and safe motherhood in Peru / Lucia Guerra-Reyes
Published Nashville, Tennessee : Vanderbilt University Press, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource
Contents The making of the intercultural birthing policy in Peru -- Higher up and farther away : implementing intercultural birth in Cusco and Cajamarca -- Constructing interculturality, civilizing birth -- Strategizing for a good birth : women, men, and traditional lay midwives -- The doctor does get respect : clinic midwives' experiences of intercultural birthing
Summary The challenges of culturally respectful birth for indigenous women in Latin America
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on August 07, 2019)
Subject Maternal Health Services -- organization & administration
Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
Health Policy
Maternal health services -- Peru -- Administration
Maternal health services -- Peru -- Organization
Maternal health services -- Peru
Mothers -- Mortality -- Peru
Maternal health services -- Administration.
Maternal health services.
Mothers -- Mortality.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0826522386