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BACK TO THE BASICS OF BIRTH: EVIDENCE, CULTURE, AND DISCOVERY
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Reviewed By: Society for Medical Anthropology
Friday, November 18, 2016: 1:45 PM-3:30 PM

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This session would be of particular interest to:
Practicing and Applied Anthropologists, Teachers of Anthropology in Community Colleges, Students
Organizers:  Robbie E Davis-Floyd (University of Texas Austin)
Chairs:  Robbie E Davis-Floyd (University of Texas Austin)
1:45 PM
Traversing the Home-Hospital Divide: The Obstetric Imaginary and Hierarchies of Resort in the Unites States and the Netherlands
Melissa Cheyney (Oregon State University) and Hermine Hayes-Klein (Human Rights in Childbirth)
2:45 PM
The Politics of Childbirth in New Zealand
Rea Barbara Daellenbach (Ara Institute of Canterbury)
3:00 PM
Developing Authority: Mexican Midwives and the Knowledge That Matters
Lydia Zacher Dixon (University of California Irvine)
3:15 PM
Discussion