Contraception: From fertility control to identity construction

  • Bojan Žikić Department of Ethnology and Anthropology Faculty of Philosophy University of Belgrade
contraception, reproduction policies, social and cultural context, cultural identity


Paper features basic classification of contraceptives according to their use, modus operandi, and distribution. Role of contraceptives in reproduction policies is discus- sed, alongside with using them as tools of identity construction in particular social and cultural contexts.


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Žikić, Bojan. 2008. “Contraception: From Fertility Control to Identity Construction”. Issues in Ethnology and Anthropology 3 (2), 11-25.

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