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Author Löwy, Ilana, 1948- author.

Title Viruses, and reproductive injustice : Zika in Brazil / Ilana Löwy
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2024


Description 1 online resource (xvii, 273 pages)
Contents Introduction : Framing an Epidemic -- Viruses and Mosquitoes : from Yellow Fever to Zika -- Fetuses : Women, Doctors, and the Law -- Surprises : "I've never seen anything like this" -- Zika in Brazil : Producing Partial Knowledge -- Stratified Reproduction : Class, Ethnicity, and Risk -- Maes de Micro : Zika and Maternal Care -- After Zika : Open Questions, Complex Legacy -- Conclusion : Embodied Inequality
Summary "The author provides a critical, historically-informed book about the Zika pandemic and how it connects to broad questions reproductive rights and justice"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Zika virus.
Epidemics -- Brazil
Reproductive rights.
Zika Virus Infection -- epidemiology
Reproductive Rights -- legislation & jurisprudence
Maternal Health -- ethnology
Zika Virus Infection -- transmission
Zika Virus
Reproductive Rights
Reproductive rights
Zika virus
Brazil -- epidemiology
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781421447926
Other Titles Zika in Brazil