Marie Michael Library

Title

The Preferred Sex ... The Desired Number

Length

52 min.

File No

398

Format

VHS

Description

This film provides an insight into women's reproductive health and status in Nigeria and India. Includes an examination of the high value of large family size in Nigeria and the preference for male babies in India, and the tragic consequences of such discrimination.

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