For her own good : 150 years of the experts' advice to women / Barbara Ehrenreich, Deirdre English.
By: Ehrenreich, Barbara.
Contributor(s): English, Deirdre.Material type: TextSeries: Anchor library of women's studies: Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Anchor Books, 1979, c1978Description: xiv, 369 p. ; 18 cm.ISBN: 0385126514; 9780385126519.Subject(s): Women -- United States -- Social conditions | Maternal and infant welfare -- United States -- History | Women's health services -- Social aspects -- United States -- History | Medical ethics -- United States -- History | Women's rights -- United States -- HistoryDDC classification: 305.42 Other classification: 71.33
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
The romantic solution -- The rise of the experts -- Witches, healers, and gentleman doctors -- Science and the ascent of the experts -- The reign of the experts -- The sexual politics of sickness -- Microbes and the manufacture of housework -- The century of the child -- Motherhood as pathology -- The fall of the experts -- From mashochistic motherhood to the sexual marketplace -- Afterword: the end of the romance.