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The Endangered Sex: Neglect of Female Children in Rural North India
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Publisher Oxford Univ Pr
Publication date December 18, 1997
Pages 223
Binding Hardcover
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780195641554
ISBN-10 0195641558
Dimensions 0.75 by 6 by 9 in.
Weight 1 lbs.
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Original list price $19.95
Other format details university press
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: This revised edition of a book originally published in 1981 studies the power of a culture that shapes family attitudes toward children. Miller herein determines how and why the treatment of children in a certain part of Northern India is based upon their gender. The ritualistic practice of female infanticide is presented with ethnographic depth and accuracy.

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Reprint edition from Oxford Univ Pr (December 18, 1997)
9780195641554 | details & prices | 223 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $19.95
About: This revised edition of a book originally published in 1981 studies the power of a culture that shapes family attitudes toward children.
from Cornell Univ Pr (October 1, 1981)
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