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Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399179-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9917-9
Published: 13 August 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390220-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9022-0
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383222-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8322-2
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
... labor to gauge its impact on reproduction. An intensification of agronomy with medical studies, Songo was hated. Songo chiefdom was home to Befale, headquarters of an intensive Fonds du Bien Etre Indigene project with infertility clinic. By 1939, Befale territory contained a penal colony for dangerous...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 01 January 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023975
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2397-5
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By Marcia C. Inhorn
Published: 22 July 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7535-7
... Global infertility African infertility IVF absences Catastrophic expenditure Low-cost IVF (LCIVF) ...
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By Nancy Rose Hunt
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
... gonorrhea infertility childlessness Pierre Ryckmans endocrinology colonial ...
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By Jaya Keaney
Published: 11 October 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2749-2
... social infertility Australia assisted reproduction altruism settler colonialism ...
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By Marcia C. Inhorn
Published: 22 July 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7535-7
... Ethnography Cosmopolitanism Medical cosmopolitanism Male infertility Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) ...
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By Marcia C. Inhorn
Published: 22 July 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7535-7
... Tubal infertility Refugeeism Social suffering British National Health Service (NHS) East Africa ...
Published: 22 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375357-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7535-7
... from around the world, who are traveling to Dubai for work, tourism, shopping, and medical care. In a clinic called Conceive located on the border of Dubai, infertile couples from around the world seek IVF services unavailable to them in their home countries. Traveling primarily from South Asia, East...
Published: 22 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375357-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7535-7
... In this chapter, Rahnia returns to Conceive, where she finishes her reproductive journey with a happier ending. Such IVF journeys bespeak the aspirations for parenthood and child desires that are driving global reprotravel in a world where 95 percent of adults want children. Today, infertile...
Published: 22 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375357-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7535-7
... The global metrics of infertility point to a cruel paradox: Namely, the highest rates of infertility occur in parts of the world with the lowest access to IVF. This is especially true in sub-Saharan Africa, which is a continent relatively devoid of IVF clinics, despite high levels of unmet need...
Published: 11 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027492-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2749-2
... Chapter 1 explores the reproductive options that are available to queer people in Australia who want to conceive children. While queer people can now formally access Australian fertility clinics due to liberalizing laws and the disease entity of “social infertility,” a range of barriers remain...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
...-based degenerationism, with a reluctance before venereal and endocrinological theorizing. About the same time, people and groups from Basankusu to Ingende organize a new mobile medicinal charm, Likili, especially devoted to helping men and women with infertility problems. They dance with flywhisks...
Published: 22 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375357-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7535-7
... such as Beirut, Tehran, and Dubai. The author recounts her own ethnographic forays into Middle Eastern IVF clinics in several countries, where she met hundreds of traveling infertile couples. However, in Dubai, she encounters an entire world of reproduction in motion, meeting “reprotravelers” from fifty...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 01 January 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2397-5
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 01 January 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2397-5
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By Janelle Lamoreaux
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 01 January 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2397-5
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 01 January 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2397-5