Dr. Okezi Otovo's Book, Progressive Mothers, Better Babies, is Now Available

Congratulations are in order for Dr. Okezi Otovo whose book, Progressive Mothers, Better Babies: Race, Public Health, and the State of Brazil, 1850-1945, is available for purchase. According to the publisher's website, "This illuminating study explores the social and cultural history of the Brazilian family health and welfare policies-particularly the effect of the reform-minded maternalist movement on impoverished women and children and on the uneven integration of Afro-Brazilians into the modern welfare state."


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To visit Dr. Otovo's page for more information on her research interests and more, please click here.