Tired of Weeping: Mother Love, Child Death, and Poverty in Guinea-Bissau / Edition 1 available in Paperback
About the Author
Jónína Einarsdóttir is assistant professor of anthropology at the University of Iceland. Since 2001, she has conducted research on the ethical questions related to the treatment of underweight infants born in Iceland and the implication of such births for the families involved. She has done extensive fieldwork among the Papel of Guinea-Bissau.
Table of Contents
|Preface and Acknowledgments||xi|
|2||Burdens of Birth||60|
|3||Conceptualization of Children||88|
|4||Diseases and Death||106|