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Author Clark, A. Kim, 1964-
Title Gender, state, and medicine in Highland Ecuador : modernizing women, modernizing the state, 1895-1950 / A. Kim Clark.
Published Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, c2012.
Book Cover
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Floor3  HQ1557 .C53 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xii, 255 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Series Pitt Latin American series
Pitt Latin American series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-245) and index.
Contents Gendered experiences and state formation in Highland Ecuador -- Gender, class, and state in child protection programs in Quito -- Governing sexuality and disease -- Midwifery, morality, and the state -- The transformation of Ecuadorian nursing.
Subject Women -- Ecuador -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Women -- Government policy -- Ecuador -- History -- 20th century.
Women's rights -- Ecuador -- History -- 20th century.
Women's health services -- Ecuador -- History -- 20th century.
Medical education -- Ecuador -- History -- 20th century.
Public welfare -- Ecuador -- History -- 20th century.
Ecuador -- Social policy -- 20th century.
ISBN 0822962098 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780822962090 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 778990963