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The cultural crisis of modern medicine

Label
The cultural crisis of modern medicine
Title
The cultural crisis of modern medicine
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve essays examine aspects of medical care viewed as science and as social interaction, arguing that health care systems in advanced capitalistic societies function as instruments of domination and indoctrination
Cataloging source
UkLiU
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ehrenreich, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Medicine
Label
The cultural crisis of modern medicine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "Sick" women of the upper classes
  • Barbara Ehrenreich and Deirdre English
  • The politics of birth control, 1920-1940 : the impact of professionals
  • Linda Gordon
  • The cultural warping of childbirth
  • Doris Haire
  • Pediatricians and mothers
  • Mary C. Howell
  • A funny thing happened on the way to the orifice : women in gynecology textbooks
  • Diana Scully and Pauline Bart
  • Part 1. The social functions of medicine : some theoretical considerations
  • Part 3. Medicine and imperialism : of you the story is told
  • Medicine and colonialism
  • Frantz Fanon
  • Public health in imperialism : early Rockefeller programs at home and abroad
  • E. Richard Brown
  • Medicine and imperialism
  • James A. Paul
  • The military medicinemen
  • Howard Levy
  • Medicine and social control
  • Barbara and John Ehrenreich
  • Medicine as an institution of social control
  • Irving Kenneth Zola
  • On the structural constraints of state intervention in health
  • Marc Renaud
  • Part 2. Medicine and women: a case study in social control
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
viii, 300 pages
Isbn
9780853455158
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The cultural crisis of modern medicine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "Sick" women of the upper classes
  • Barbara Ehrenreich and Deirdre English
  • The politics of birth control, 1920-1940 : the impact of professionals
  • Linda Gordon
  • The cultural warping of childbirth
  • Doris Haire
  • Pediatricians and mothers
  • Mary C. Howell
  • A funny thing happened on the way to the orifice : women in gynecology textbooks
  • Diana Scully and Pauline Bart
  • Part 1. The social functions of medicine : some theoretical considerations
  • Part 3. Medicine and imperialism : of you the story is told
  • Medicine and colonialism
  • Frantz Fanon
  • Public health in imperialism : early Rockefeller programs at home and abroad
  • E. Richard Brown
  • Medicine and imperialism
  • James A. Paul
  • The military medicinemen
  • Howard Levy
  • Medicine and social control
  • Barbara and John Ehrenreich
  • Medicine as an institution of social control
  • Irving Kenneth Zola
  • On the structural constraints of state intervention in health
  • Marc Renaud
  • Part 2. Medicine and women: a case study in social control
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
viii, 300 pages
Isbn
9780853455158
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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