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Author Mooney, Jadwiga E. Pieper

Title The politics of motherhood : maternity and women's rights in twentieth-century Chile / Jadwiga E. Pieper Mooney

Publ Info Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, [2009]
 RWU Main Library  HQ1547 .M67 2009    AVAILABLE
 URI  HQ1547 .M67 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript xiii, 301 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Pitt Latin American series
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-284) and index
Contents Public health, managed motherhood, and patriarchy in a modernizing nation -- Local agency, changed global paradigms, and the burden of motherhood -- Planning motherhood under Christian democracy -- Gendered citizenship rights on the peaceful road to socialism -- From mothers' rights to women's rights in a nation under siege -- International encounters and women's empowerment under dictatorship and redemocratization
LC subject Motherhood -- Political aspects -- Chile
Women's rights -- Chile
Mesh Subject Mothers -- history -- Chile
Women's Rights -- history -- Chile
Reproductive Rights -- Chile
ISBN 9780822960430 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822960435 (pbk. : alk. paper)