Otovo, Okezi T.,

Progressive mothers, better babies : race, public health, and the state in Brazil, 1850/1945 / by Okezi T. Otovo. - First edition. - Austin : University of Texas Press, 2016. - 1 online resource (pages cm). - JSTOR eBooks Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long series in Latin American and Latino art and culture . - Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long series in Latin American and Latino art and culture. .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Persistence and change : the "mulata velha" -- Domestic health care : the mãe e preta -- Motherhood as science : the curiosa -- Foundling care and family welfare : the mãe e desnaturada -- Bahia's estado novo : the pai dos pobres.

9781477308844 1477308849

22573/ctt1f7xg3h JSTOR


Health care reform--History.--Brazil
Public health--Social aspects--Brazil.
Women's health services--Brazil.
Women, Black--Race identity--Brazil.

HQ759 / .O886 2016

306.874/3

2016 F-661 WA 11 DB8

Z UA380.8 OT6pr