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For her own good : 150 years of the experts' advice to women / Barbara Ehrenreich, Deirdre English.

; English, Deirdre
Garden City, N.Y. : Anchor Books, [1979] .
ISBN 9780385126519, 0385126514

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
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HQ1426 .E38 1979 Available Request
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HQ1426 .E38 1989 Available Request
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Fenwick stacks
HQ1426 .E38 1979 Available Request
Fenwick stacks
HQ1426 .E38 1989 DUE 05-31-2018
Bioethics KIE Stx
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Other Authors English, Deirdre.
Subjects Gynecology -- History -- Popular Works.
Maternal and infant welfare -- United States -- History.
Maternal and infant welfare.
Medical ethics -- United States -- History.
Medical ethics.
Mother-Child Relations.
United States.
Women -- History.
Women -- Social conditions.
Women -- United States -- Social conditions.
Women's Rights -- History.
Women's health services -- Social aspects -- United States -- History.
Women's health services -- Social aspects.
Women's rights -- United States -- History.
Women's rights.
Series Anchor library of women's studies.
Description xiv, 369 pages ; 18 cm.
Copyright Date [1979]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The romantic solution -- The rise of the experts -- Witches, healers, and gentleman doctors -- Science and the ascent of the experts -- The reign of the experts -- The sexual politics of sickness -- Microbes and the manufacture of housework -- The century of the child -- Motherhood as pathology -- The fall of the experts -- From mashochistic motherhood to the sexual marketplace -- Afterword: the end of the romance.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5502520
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Ehrenreich, Barbara.
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