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A Cultural History of Pregnancy

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Hanson explores the different ways in which pregnancy has been constructed and interpreted in Britain over the last 250 years. CLA... Weiterlesen
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Beschreibung

Hanson explores the different ways in which pregnancy has been constructed and interpreted in Britain over the last 250 years.

Autorentext

CLARE HANSON is Professor of English at Loughborough University. She has published widely on women's writing and on nineteenth- and twentieth-century literature, and her books include Katherine Mansfield (co-author), Short Stories and Short Fictions, 1880-1980, Virginia Woolf and most recently a study of the woman's novel, Hysterical Fictions (Palgrave Macmillan, 2000).



Zusammenfassung
Drawing on a wide range of sources, including obstetric texts, pregnancy advice books, literary texts, popular fiction and visual images, she analyzes changing attitudes to key issues such as the relative rights of mother and foetus and the degree to which medical intervention is acceptable in pregnancy.

Inhalt

Introduction; Advice to the Fair Sex; Moral Physiology; Mothering the Race; Mass Production; Reproductive Futures; Notes; Bibliography; Index

Produktinformationen

Titel: A Cultural History of Pregnancy
Untertitel: Pregnancy, Medicine and Culture, 1750-2000
Autor:
EAN: 9780333986448
ISBN: 978-0-333-98644-8
Format: Fester Einband
Genre: Sozialwissenschaften allgemein
Anzahl Seiten: 214
Gewicht: 435g
Größe: H216mm x B216mm x T138mm
Jahr: 2004
Auflage: 2004