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Wives and Midwives

Childbirth and Nutrition in Rural Malaysia (Comparative Studies of Health Systems & Medical Care)

by Carol Laderman

  • 170 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gynaecology & obstetrics,
  • Health systems & services,
  • Medical Anthropology,
  • Reproductive medicine,
  • Pregnancy,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • Social Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7709196M
    ISBN 100520060369
    ISBN 109780520060364
    OCLC/WorldCa44141691

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