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

Embodying culture : pregnancy in Japan and Israel, Tsipy Ivry

Label
Embodying culture : pregnancy in Japan and Israel
Title
Embodying culture
Title remainder
pregnancy in Japan and Israel
Statement of responsibility
Tsipy Ivry
Creator
Subject
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
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ivry, Tsipy
Dewey number
612.6/30952
Index
index present
LC call number
GN635.J2
LC item number
I914 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2009 L-462
  • WQ 200
NLM item number
I96e 2010
Series statement
Studies in medical anthropology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnant women
  • Pregnant women
  • Medical anthropology
  • Medical anthropology
  • Japan
  • Israel
  • Pregnancy
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnant Women
  • Pregnant Women
  • Prenatal Care
  • Japan
  • Israel
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Manners and customs
  • Medical anthropology
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnant women
  • Israel
  • Japan
Label
Embodying culture : pregnancy in Japan and Israel, Tsipy Ivry
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Control code
593295659
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 298 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280493492
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jxt09
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593295659
Label
Embodying culture : pregnancy in Japan and Israel, Tsipy Ivry
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Control code
593295659
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 298 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280493492
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jxt09
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593295659

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