complications, and a lack of continuity in post-natal care as well as a sense of disconnection from their families. (CHATELAINE 2018) As the evidence presented above indicates, birth by midwife has many advantages. The researchers should improve the reliability of their claim and data by presenting accurate roles of doctors and midwife before producing comparative data for birth rates. On the one hand , midwife may have better results than the doctor for pregnancy and delivery care. Glei and Goldmen (2000) claim measures of ethnicity included self-reported ethnicity; languages spoken; language used within the home; ethnicity of spouse/partner, parents, and siblings; and traditional indigenous dress of the respondent as observed by the interviewer. So, they use two
outward markers of ethnicity: traditional dress and ability to speak Spanish. However, it is unreliable to sample their dress and language to represent the ethnic differences between Ladino and indigenous people. More samples are needed besides clothes and language to achieve accurate results about their data and table. They can express their ethnicity more delicately such as correlation on samples. Benjamin Elisha Sawe (2017) said that the Republic of Guatemala is a Central American country that borders several other South American States including, Honduras, El Salvador, Belize, and Mexico. Guatemala also borders the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean. Moreover, Guatemala included many ethnic group such as Mestizo, White, K’iche’, Kaqchikel, Mam, Q’eqchi’ and other indigenous people of Guatemala. This means that different languages can be overlaid by conflicts. Spanish, the official language of the country, is also the most spoken
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- Spring '16
- Indigenous peoples of the Americas