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Author Block, Marcelline
Title Gender Scripts in Medicine and Narrative
Imprint Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publisher, 2010
©2010
book jacket
Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (487 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note Intro -- TABLE OF CONTENTS -- LIST OF IMAGES -- LIST OF TABLES -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- PREFACE -- FOREWORD -- INTRODUCTION -- PART I -- CHAPTER ONE -- CHAPTER TWO -- CHAPTER THREE -- CHAPTER FOUR -- PART II -- CHAPTER FIVE -- CHAPTER SIX -- PART III -- CHAPTER SEVEN -- CHAPTER EIGHT -- CHAPTER NINE -- PART IV -- CHAPTER TEN -- CHAPTER ELEVEN -- CHAPTER TWELVE -- CHAPTER THIRTEEN -- CHAPTER FOURTEEN -- CONTRIBUTORS -- INDEX
Gender is an exciting area of current research in the medical humanities, and by combining the study of medical narratives with theories of gender and sexuality, the essays in Gender Scripts in Medicine and Narrative illustrate the power of gender stereotypes to shape the way medicine is practiced and perceived. The chapters of Gender Scripts in Medicine and Narrative investigate gendered perceptions and representations of healers and patients in fiction, memoir, popular literature, poetry, f..
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Block, Marcelline Gender Scripts in Medicine and Narrative Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publisher,c2010 9781443822305
Subject Medicine in literature.;Medicine in motion pictures.;Sex role in literature.;Sex role in motion pictures.;Social medicine.;Sexism in medicine
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Alt Author Laflen, Angela
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