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The Health of women : a global perspective / edited by Marge Koblinsky, Judith Timyan, and Jill Gay.

  • Koblinsky, Marjorie A.
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Boulder : Westview Press, 1993.

Physical description

viii, 291 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references and index


Women's health : the price of poverty / Jodi L. Jacobson -- Mother and more : a broader perspective on women's health / Marge Koblinsky, Oona M.R. Campbell, and Siobán D. Harlow -- Women's nutrition through the life cycle : social and biological vulnerabilities / Kathleen M. Merchant and Kathleen M. Kurz -- Infection : social and medical realities / Jeanne McDermott ... [et al.] -- Family planning : a base to build on for women's reproductive health services / Andrea Eschen and Maxine Whittaker -- Abortion / Francine M. Coeytaux, Ann H. Leonard, and Carolyn M. Bloomer -- Women's mortality : a legacy of neglect / Lynn P. Freedman and Deborah Maine -- Violence against women : the missing agenda / Lori Heise -- Women's mental health : a global perspective / Freda L. Paltiel -- Access to care : more than a problem of distance / Judith Timyan ... [et al.]
Quality of care : a neglected dimension / Barbara Mensch -- Health women's way : learning to listen / Susan Brems and Marcia Griffiths.


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