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The great migrations that have occurred throughout African history and prehistory
necessitated some method of ... When I was in South Africa a Zulu chief who is
also a senior witchdoctor explained to me the ceremony of ' stopping the wombs
This was the meeting place of the old Africa and the new technology of the West .
Pools of blood lay on the floor like sacrificial outpourings , and African nurses
were happy to leave them there as a witness of the blessings of the earth , while ...
In the next maternity hospital outside Pretoria , German nuns of the Holy Cross
were delivering the babies of African women . There were six midwife - nuns ,
with twelve African staff midwives and , they said , ' It feels like a family . Although
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A leading social anthropologist examines what being a mother means to a woman as a person, using examples from societies all over the world, and concludes that a great deal of what we call "maternal ... Read full review
Mothercraft or Motherhood?
The Motherhood Trap
Mothers in the Social System
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Ethics and Human Reproduction: A Feminist Analysis
No preview available - 1987
Don't blame mother: mending the mother-daughter relationship
Paula J. Caplan
Snippet view - 1989