Inuit birthing practices changed dramatically following first contact with European colonialists in the 16th century. Since then, the Canadian government has played a large role in determining what birthing practices are or are not appropriate and available to Inuit communities. In turn, Inuit womenRead More
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Inuit birthing practices changed dramatically following first contact with European colonialists in the 16th century. Since then, the Canadian government has played