The Resource The vulnerable empowered woman : feminism, postfeminism, and women's health, Tasha N. Dubriwny

The vulnerable empowered woman : feminism, postfeminism, and women's health, Tasha N. Dubriwny

Label
The vulnerable empowered woman : feminism, postfeminism, and women's health
Title
The vulnerable empowered woman
Title remainder
feminism, postfeminism, and women's health
Statement of responsibility
Tasha N. Dubriwny
Title variation
Feminism, postfeminism, and women's health
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Vulnerable Empowered Woman assesses the state of women's healthcare today by analyzing popular media representations-television, print newspapers, websites, advertisements, blogs, and memoirs-in order to understand the ways in which breast cancer, postpartum depression, and cervical cancer are discussed in American public life. Tasha N. Dubriwny's analysis concludes with a call to re-politicize women's health through narratives that can help us imagine women, and their relationship to medi
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
613/.04244
Index
index present
LC call number
RA778
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical issues in health and medicine
Label
The vulnerable empowered woman : feminism, postfeminism, and women's health, Tasha N. Dubriwny
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : public discourse and the representation of the vulnerable empowered woman -- Theorizing postfeminist health -- Genetic risk : prophylactic mastectomies and the pursuit of cancer-free life -- Postfeminist risky mothers and postpartum depression -- The postfeminist concession : young women, sex, and paternalism -- Feminist women's health activism in the twenty-first century -- Afterword : from margin to center
Control code
ocn820862571
Extent
1 online resource (248 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283684026
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jwksv
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29138668
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)820862571
  • pebcs0813554020

Library Locations

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