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The Resource Erika Sutter : seen with other eyes : memories of a Swiss eye doctor in rural South Africa, told by Gertrud Stiehle ; with a foreword by Mamphela Ramphele and a preface and one chapter by Frances Lund ; translated by Anu Lannen ; edited by J.M. Jenkins

Erika Sutter : seen with other eyes : memories of a Swiss eye doctor in rural South Africa, told by Gertrud Stiehle ; with a foreword by Mamphela Ramphele and a preface and one chapter by Frances Lund ; translated by Anu Lannen ; edited by J.M. Jenkins

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Erika Sutter : seen with other eyes : memories of a Swiss eye doctor in rural South Africa
Title
Erika Sutter
Title remainder
seen with other eyes : memories of a Swiss eye doctor in rural South Africa
Statement of responsibility
told by Gertrud Stiehle ; with a foreword by Mamphela Ramphele and a preface and one chapter by Frances Lund ; translated by Anu Lannen ; edited by J.M. Jenkins
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  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
The Swiss ophthalmologist Erika Sutter was born in Basel in 1917. She spent 32 years working in Elim Hospital, founded by the Swiss Mission in an impoverished rural area in North-Eastern South Africa. Together with her African colleague and friend, Selina Maphorogo, she founded the Care Groups, village self-help groups working for better health in their communities. The movement is still active after more than 30 years, and now has around 2,000 members, mostly women, in over 200 villages. Erika Sutter has received numerous international honours and awards for her pioneering work, including the
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Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
E7B
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1936-
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Stiehle, Gertrud
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Ramphele, Mamphela
  • Lund, Frances
  • Lannen, Anu
  • Jenkins, J. M.
Series statement
Lives, Legacies, Legends
Series volume
10
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  • Sutter, Erika
  • Sutter, Erika
  • Ophthalmologists
  • Ophthalmologists
  • Anti-apartheid activists
  • Anti-apartheid activists
  • Missionaries, Medical
  • Missionaries, Medical
  • Missions, Medical
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • MEDICAL
  • Anti-apartheid activists
  • Missionaries, Medical
  • Missions, Medical
  • Ophthalmologists
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
  • Switzerland
  • Schweizerin
  • Augenärztin
  • Gesundheitsfürsorge
  • Ländlicher Raum
  • Apartheid
  • Südafrika
  • Missionaries, Medical -- South Africa -- Biography
  • Ophthalmologists -- South Africa -- Biography
  • Missions, Medical -- South Africa -- Elim (Limpopo)
  • Missionaries, Medical -- Switzerland -- Biography
  • Ophthalmologists -- Switzerland -- Biography
  • Anti-apartheid activists -- South Africa -- Biography
  • Anti-apartheid activists -- Switzerland -- Biography
  • Anti-apartheid activists
  • Anti-apartheid activists
  • Missionaries, Medical
  • Missionaries, Medical
  • Missions, Medical
  • Ophthalmologists
  • Ophthalmologists
  • Sutter, Erika
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Medical
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Erika Sutter : seen with other eyes : memories of a Swiss eye doctor in rural South Africa, told by Gertrud Stiehle ; with a foreword by Mamphela Ramphele and a preface and one chapter by Frances Lund ; translated by Anu Lannen ; edited by J.M. Jenkins
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Includes bibliographical references
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
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ocn908063354
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (138 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783905758474
Lccn
2014476329
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 681498
  • 22573/ctvh91z75
Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)908063354
Label
Erika Sutter : seen with other eyes : memories of a Swiss eye doctor in rural South Africa, told by Gertrud Stiehle ; with a foreword by Mamphela Ramphele and a preface and one chapter by Frances Lund ; translated by Anu Lannen ; edited by J.M. Jenkins
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn908063354
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (138 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783905758474
Lccn
2014476329
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 681498
  • 22573/ctvh91z75
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)908063354

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