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African American Midwifery in the South

Dialogues of Birth, Race, and Memory

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HARDCOVER

$81.50 • £65.95 • €73.50

ISBN 9780674008526

Publication Date: 11/30/1998

Short

300 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

World

Gertrude Jacinta Fraser is Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of Virginia.

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