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The gift of children : Māori and infertility / edited by Paul Reynolds and Cherryl Smith.

Publication:
Auckland, N.Z. : Huia Pub., 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
xx, 323 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Subjects:
Fertility, Human -- New Zealand.
Infertility -- New Zealand.
Maori (New Zealand people)
Fertility, Human.
Infertility.
Maori (New Zealand people)
New Zealand
Houora taihemahema.
Hauora whānau.
Medical subjects:
Infertility.
Fertility.
Oceanic Ancestry Group.
Reproductive Techniques, Assisted.
New Zealand.
Summary:
"Based on a three-year study, this book explores fertility and infertility from a Māori perspective, and it confirms the importance of whakapapa in an era of assisted reproductive technologies"--Back cover.
Contents:
Aitanga: Māori precolonial conceptual frameworks and fertility
a literature review / Takirirangi Smith
He kākano: Māori views and experiences of fertility, reproduction and assisted reproductive technology
a review of epidemiological and statistical data / Donna Cormack
A review of the law relating to assisted reproductive technology in New Zealand, and its implications for Māori: application to other areas of law / Carl Mika
Tamaiti whāngai and fertility / Cherryl Smith
Experiences of whānau Māori within fertility clinics / Leonie Pihama
Tāne Māori, fertility and infertility / Paul Reynolds.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
Contributor:
Reynolds, Paul (Paul Frederick Alec)
Smith, Cherryl Waerea-i-te-Rangi.
George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
ISBN:
9781775500193
1775500195
OCLC:
796022490
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