xxv, 184 pages : genealogical tables ; 23 cm
Formatted Contents Note
The globalization of sterilization The birth control movement in Puerto Rico Gender awareness across generations Cultural continuities and urban change The Velez family: poverty, the cancer scare, and hysterectomies The Robles family: social change and gender struggle The Gomez family: under the knife again-reversing la operación The Morales and Rivera families: tough love and sterile choices Reproductive rights and an integral model of reproductive freedom Ideologies and inequities in the health care system Toward an integral model of reproductive freedom.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-177) and index.