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'Culture means nothing to me’: Thoughts on nature/culture in narratives of ‘full-term’ breastfeeding.

Faircloth, Charlotte (2009) 'Culture means nothing to me’: Thoughts on nature/culture in narratives of ‘full-term’ breastfeeding. Cambridge Anthropology, 28 (2). pp. 63-85. ISSN 0305-7674. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:36977)

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Abstract

What anthropologists say: Determining what is a natural age of weaning

and how to wean are often determined by culture, not necessarily by what is

weaning have found a great variety in weaning ages, from birth (in

or eight in other cultures… Dr Dettwyler has used the example of

‘gorillas and chimpanzees share more then ninety-eight percent of their

genes with humans’ but are lacking the cultural biases of humans.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research
Depositing User: Mita Mondal
Date Deposited: 28 Nov 2013 10:59 UTC
Last Modified: 29 May 2019 11:30 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/36977 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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