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Title Revisioning women, health and healing : feminist, cultural, and technoscience perspectives / edited by Adele E. Clarke and Virginia L. Olesen
Published New York : Routledge, 1999


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Description x, 374 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Revising, Diffracting, Acting / Adele E. Clarke and Virginia L. Olesen -- The Virtual Speculum in the New World Order / Donna Haraway -- The Woman in the Flexible Body / Emily Martin -- One New Reproductive Technology, Multiple Sites: How Feminist Methodology Bleeds into Everyday Life / Rayna Rapp -- Naked Methodology: Researching the Lives of Women with HIV/AIDS / Patti Lather -- La Sufrida: Contradictions of Acculturation and Gender in Latina Health / Denise A. Segura and Adela De La Torre -- Whose Science of Food and Health? Narratives of Profession and Activism from Public-Health Nutrition / Marjorie L. Devault -- Warning Signs: Acting on Images / Sharon Traweek -- The Girl in the Cast / Ruth Behar -- (Post)Colonial Psychiatry: The Making of a Colonized Pathology / Francoise Verges -- Public Pregnancies and Cultural Narratives of Surveillance / Anne Balsamo -- A Study in Reproductive Technologies / Valerie Hartouni
Will the "Real" Mother Please Stand Up?: The Logic of Eugenics and American National Family Planning / Patricia Hill Collins -- The Social Construction of the "Immoral" Black Mother: Social Policy, Community Policing, and Effects on Youth Violence / Beth E. Richie -- Rethinking Feminist Ideologies and Actions: Thoughts on the Past and Future of Health Reform / Sheryl Burt Ruzek -- Agendas for Lesbian Health: Countering the Ills of Homophobia / Jennifer Terry -- Midlife Women's Health: Conflicting Perspectives of Health Care Providers and Midlife Women and Consequences for Health / Nancy Fugate Woods -- Resisting Closure, Embracing Uncertainties, Creating Agendas / Virginia L. Olesen and Adele E. Clarke
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Feminism -- Health aspects -- United States.
Women -- Health and hygiene -- Social aspects -- United States.
Women -- Health and hygiene -- United States -- Sociological aspects.
Women's health services -- Political aspects -- United States.
Author Clarke, Adele E.
Olesen, Virginia L.
LC no. 98009685
ISBN 0415918456 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0415918464 (paperback: alk. paper)