Method use: A community affair?

Althaus, Frances A.
September 1997
International Family Planning Perspectives;Sep97, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p98
Academic Journal
Examines the use of contraceptives in Ghana, which may be determined less by a woman's individual preference and more by social support for family planning. Information on a study conducted in rural Kassena-Nankana District of Ghana which determined that women wanted to delay their next birth or end child bearing; Increase of method adoption among women who had been encouraged by their husbands; Results of the study.


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