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Women''s Health In Mainland Southeast Asia.

By: Whittaker, Andrea.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012Description: 1 online resource (135 p.).ISBN: 9781136409523.Subject(s): Women - Health and hygiene - Asia, Southeastern | Women - Health and hygiene - Asia, Southeastern - Sociological aspectsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Women''s Health In Mainland Southeast AsiaDDC classification: 613.042440959 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Women's Health in Mainland Southeast Asia; Copyright; Contents; Introduction: Reflections on Gender, Power and Health in Mainland Southeast Asia; Gendered Bodies: Recruitment, Management and Occupational Health in Northern Thailand's Electronics Factories; Female Garment Factory Workers in Cambodia: Migration, Sex Work and HIV/AIDS; Negotiating Care: Reproductive Tract Infections in Vietnam; Women's Health in Northeast Thailand: Working at the Interface Between the Local and the Global; Menstrual Madness: Women's Health and Well-Being in Urban Burma
Reproducing Inequalities: Abortion Policy and Practice in ThailandIndex
Summary: This book shows how war, military regimes, industrialization, urbanization, and social upheaval have all affected the choices Southeast Asian women make about their health and health care. When you read these first-person accounts from Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Burma, you''ll be drawn into the lives of women dealing with drastic changes in their societies. The meticulous case studies in this book examine how social, cultural, and economic forces contribute to the way women make personal health care decisions. Women''s Health in Mainland Southeast Asia offers a thought-provoking look into the lives of women in this developing part of the world.
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Women's Health in Mainland Southeast Asia; Copyright; Contents; Introduction: Reflections on Gender, Power and Health in Mainland Southeast Asia; Gendered Bodies: Recruitment, Management and Occupational Health in Northern Thailand's Electronics Factories; Female Garment Factory Workers in Cambodia: Migration, Sex Work and HIV/AIDS; Negotiating Care: Reproductive Tract Infections in Vietnam; Women's Health in Northeast Thailand: Working at the Interface Between the Local and the Global; Menstrual Madness: Women's Health and Well-Being in Urban Burma

Reproducing Inequalities: Abortion Policy and Practice in ThailandIndex

This book shows how war, military regimes, industrialization, urbanization, and social upheaval have all affected the choices Southeast Asian women make about their health and health care. When you read these first-person accounts from Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Burma, you''ll be drawn into the lives of women dealing with drastic changes in their societies. The meticulous case studies in this book examine how social, cultural, and economic forces contribute to the way women make personal health care decisions. Women''s Health in Mainland Southeast Asia offers a thought-provoking look into the lives of women in this developing part of the world.

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