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Revista mexicana de sociología

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RAMIREZ, Dulce Karol; NAZAR, Austreberta; MARIACA, Ramón  and  OLIVERA, Mercedes. Gender and Contraceptive Negotiation: a Study of a Rural Community in Chiapas. Rev. Mex. Sociol [online]. 2005, vol.67, n.4, pp.687-727. ISSN 2594-0651.

Through a qualitative approach, this work seeks to visualize and understand some of thegender, economic, normative and sociocultural aspects that influence women s capacity to negotiate birth-control decisions in a rural community in Chiapas. It highlights the importance of structural conditions and the promotion ofwomens rights for makingmore equitable contraceptive decisions based on their own priorities and interests.

Keywords : gender; family; contraception; negotiation; Chiapas-México.

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