Princeton University Library Catalog

Prescribed norms : women and health in Canada and the United States since 1800 / Cheryl Krasnick Warsh.

Author:
Warsh, Cheryl Lynn Krasnick, 1957- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
North York, Ont. ; Tonawanda, N.Y. : University of Toronto Press, c2010.
Description:
xvii, 316 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Pt. I. Rituals -- Ch. 1. Wendy's Last Night in the Nursery: The "Disease" of Menstruation and Its Treatment -- Ch. 2. Gladys, Take Your Medicine! The Culture and Business of Menopause -- Pt. II. Technologies -- Ch. 3. Traditional Childbirth: Mothers and Babies -- Ch. 4. Modern Childbirth: Mothers and Doctors -- Ch. 5. Future Childbirth: Doctors and Babies -- Pt. III. Professions -- Ch. 6. Networks of Support, Networks ofOpposition:The Medical Education of Women -- Ch. 7. Nursing: The Science of Womanly Arts -- Epilogue: The Case for Chaos.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781442600614 (pbk.)
  • 1442600616 (pbk.)
  • 9781442603592 (bound)
  • 1442603593 (bound)
OCLC:
461551638
Other standard number:
  • 99937217146
RCP:
C - S