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Gender and the social construction of illness (2nd ed)

By: Lorber, Judith Moore, Lisa Jean

Part of the Gender Lens series
0759102384 / 9780759102385
Paperback
306.4'61
15/08/2002
Stock expected by 17/12/2019
192 p.
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Previous ed.: London: Sage, 1997.

Judith Lorber and Lisa Jean Moore consider the interface between the social institutions of gender and Western medicine in this brief, lively textbook.

They offer a distinct feminist viewpoint to analyze issues of power and politics concerning physical illness.

For a creative, feminist-oriented alternative to traditional texts on medical sociology, medical anthropology, and the history of medicine, this is an ideal choice.

BIC:

JFSJ Gender studies, gender groups, MBNH Personal & public health, MBNS Epidemiology & medical statistics

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