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Pregnancy, motherhood, and choice in twentieth-century Arizona

Mary S. Melcher

Pregnancy, motherhood, and choice in twentieth-century Arizona

by Mary S. Melcher

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family planning,
  • Mothers,
  • Services for,
  • Birth control,
  • History,
  • Pregnant women,
  • Prenatal care

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMary S. Melcher
    SeriesWomen"s western voices
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ766.5.U5 M476 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25224051M
    ISBN 109780816528462
    LC Control Number2012007459

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This pathbreaking book documents the transformation of reproductive practices and politics on Indian reservations from the late nineteenth century to the present, integrating a localized history of childbearing, motherhood, and activism on the Crow Reservation in Montana with an analysis of trends affecting Indigenous women more broadly.

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Goldwater, Arizona State University Libraries Arizona Collection, Arizona State University Libraries. Tempe, Arizona. Series I, "Personal," (–). Much of the advice in this book is geared to the first-time mother; however, as every mother with more than one child knows, each pregnancy and parenting experience is different.

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