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The anthropology of breast-feeding : natural law or social construct / edited by Vanessa Maher.

By: Maher, Vanessa
Language: English Publisher: Oxford : Berg, 1992.Description: xi, 185p. ; 21.5cm.ISBN: 0854967214
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Includes bibl. references. - Contents: Breast-feeding in cross-cultural perspective / V. Maher; Breast-feeding and Baraka in northern Tunisia / M. - L. Creyghton; Production and pleasure: Turin / F. Balsamo [et al]; A question of reason: breast-feeding patterns in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Ireland / K. Hastrup; Milk kinship in Shi'ite Islamic Iran / J. Khatib-Chahidi; Working mothers in rural Nepal / C. Panter-Brick; Breast-feeding and maternal depletion: natural law orr cultural arrangements? / V. Maher.