Picturing Women's Health.
By: Chung, Ji Won.
Contributor(s): Scarth, Kate | Chung, Ji Won.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Warwick Series in the Humanities: Publisher: London : Taylor and Francis, 2014Copyright date: ©2014Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 online resource (223 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781781440490.Subject(s): Women -- Health and hygieneGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Picturing Women's HealthDDC classification: 306.461 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents -- Acknowledgements -- List of Contributors -- List of Figures -- Introduction -- 1. Sensibility and Good Health in Charlotte Smith's Ethelinde -- 2. Amazonian Fashions -- 3. Transforming the Body Politic -- 4. Stagnation of Air and Mind -- 5. The Iconography of Anorexia Nervosa in the Long Nineteenth Century -- 6. Kate Marsden's Leper Project -- 7. Constructs of Female Insanity at the Fin de Siècle -- 8. The Fitness of the Female Medical Student, 1895-1910 -- 9. Unstable Adolescence/Unstable Literature? -- Notes -- Index.
The essays in this collection examine women in diverse roles; mother, socialite, prostitute, celebrity, medical practitioner and patient. The wide range of commentators allows a diverse picture of women's health in this period.
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