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Good enough mothers : practicing nurture and motherhood in Chiapas, Mexico / J.M. López.

Author/Creator:
López, J. M. (Jack M.) author.
Publication:
New York : Berghahn Books, 2022.
Format/Description:
Book
pages cm.
Series:
Fertility, reproduction and sexuality ; volume 49
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Subjects:
Motherhood -- Mexico -- Chiapas.
Mothers -- Services for -- Mexico -- Chiapas.
Maternal health services -- Mexico -- Chiapas.
Discrimination in medical care -- Mexico -- Chiapas.
Family services -- Mexico -- Chiapas.
Discrimination in medical care.
Family services.
Maternal health services.
Motherhood.
Mothers -- Services for.
Mexico -- Chiapas.
Summary:
"Motherhood in Mexico is profoundly shaped by the legacy of colonialism. This ethnography situates motherhood in a critical global health analysis of maternal health inequalities and interventions in the southeast state of Chiapas. Using a transitional life course framework, it demonstrates how the transition to motherhood is never complete. Once a good mother is defined, she becomes undefined, the goal posts moved, and the rules confronted"-- Provided by publisher.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other format:
Online version: López, J. M. Good enough mothers
ISBN:
9781800732520
180073252X
9781800732537
OCLC:
1264175631
Publisher Number:
99988764212