Leprosy and Stigma in the South Pacific
A Region-by-region History With First Person AccountsBook - 2011
"This book details the personal experiences of people in Fiji, New Caledonia, Samoa, Tonga and Vanuatu, the majority of whom contracted leprosy as children. Topics covered include the exact nature of the diagnosis, removal from one's family, the experience of isolation, and the reaction of family and villages upon the individual's return to community life"--Back cover.
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, 2011.
Branch Call Number: 614.546 MCM
Characteristics: x, 224 p. :,ill., map ;,23 cm.