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Maternity and Reproductive Health in Asian Societies

Pranee Liamputtong, Pranee Liamputtong Rice, Lenore Manderson - Health & Fitness - 1996 - 313 pages
This collection examines enduring and topical questions in sexual and reproductive health in a range of contemporary Asian cultures. Beliefs and practices surrounding ...
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Sites of Desire/Economies of Pleasure: Sexualities in Asia and the Pacific

Lenore Manderson - History - 1997 - 367 pages
Discussions of sexuality in Asia and the Pacific have long been tinged with conceptions of the exotic Orient. Examining a world of erotic encounter between European, Asian, and ...
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Sickness and the State: Health and Illness in Colonial Malaya, 1870-1940

Lenore Manderson - Health & Fitness - 1996 - 315 pages
This 1996 book is a history of health and disease in Malaya from colonisation to World War II.
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Coming of Age in South and Southeast Asia: Youth, Courtship and Sexuality

Lenore Manderson, Pranee Liamputtong - Psychology - 2002 - 307 pages
In recent years, first feminist considerations, and now concerns with HIV/Aids have led to new approaches to the study of sexuality. The experience of puberty, explorations ...
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Global Health Policy, Local Realities: The Fallacy of the Level Playing Field

Linda M. Whiteford, Lenore Manderson - Medical - 2000 - 333 pages
International health planners often design programmes based on the assumption that recipient nations share the same level playing field with regard to conceptions of health ...
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Women, Islam and Modernity: Single Women, Sexuality and Reproductive Health ...

Linda Rae Bennett - History - 2005 - 183 pages
In popular debates about reproductive and sexual rights, formal religions, especially Islam, are seen as barriers providing institutional and ideological resistance to women's ...
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