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The Resource The wrong prescription for women : how medicine and media create a "need" for treatments, drugs, and surgery, Maureen C. McHugh and Joan C. Chrisler, editors ; foreword by Paula J. Caplan

The wrong prescription for women : how medicine and media create a "need" for treatments, drugs, and surgery, Maureen C. McHugh and Joan C. Chrisler, editors ; foreword by Paula J. Caplan

Label
The wrong prescription for women : how medicine and media create a "need" for treatments, drugs, and surgery
Title
The wrong prescription for women
Title remainder
how medicine and media create a "need" for treatments, drugs, and surgery
Statement of responsibility
Maureen C. McHugh and Joan C. Chrisler, editors ; foreword by Paula J. Caplan
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
615.1/4082
Index
index present
LC call number
RS57
LC item number
.W76 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2015 H-983
  • WA 309.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McHugh, Maureen C.
  • Chrisler, Joan C.
Series statement
Women's psychology,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Health in mass media
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology)
  • Body image in women
Label
The wrong prescription for women : how medicine and media create a "need" for treatments, drugs, and surgery, Maureen C. McHugh and Joan C. Chrisler, editors ; foreword by Paula J. Caplan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pregnancy and birth as a medical crisis / Ruthbeth D. Finerman, Adriane M.F. Sanders, and Lynda Sagrestano -- (Re)productive disorders : the expanding marketplace of infertility medicine / Emily Breitkopf and Lisa R. Rubin -- The medicalization of the menstrual cycle : menstruation as a disorder / Jessica Barnack-Tavlaris -- The medicalization of women's moods : premenstrual syndrome and premenstrual dysphoric disorder / Joan C. Chrisler and Jennifer A. Gorman -- Menopause : deficiency disease or normal reproductive transition? / Heather Dillaway -- Menopause and sexuality : resisting representations of the abject asexual woman / Jane M. Ussher, Janette Perz, and Chloe Parton -- Women's sexual problems : is there a pill for that? / Leonore Tiefer -- The thin ideal : a 'wrong prescription' sold to many and achievable by few / Mindy J. Erchull -- From fat shaming to size acceptance : challenging the medical management of fat women / Ashley E. Kasardo and Maureen C. McHugh -- Medicalizing women's weight : bariatric surgery and weight-loss drugs / Julie Konik and Christine A. Smith -- Can women's body image be 'fixed'? women's bodies, well-being, and cosmetic surgery / Charlotte N. Markey & Patrick M. Markey -- Women's loss of self through anti-depressants : The depression diagnosis as a form of social control / Alisha Ali -- Mourning matters : women and the medicalization of grief / Leeat Granek
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 292 pages
Isbn
9781440831768
Lccn
2015005594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn898167436
  • (OCoLC)898167436
Label
The wrong prescription for women : how medicine and media create a "need" for treatments, drugs, and surgery, Maureen C. McHugh and Joan C. Chrisler, editors ; foreword by Paula J. Caplan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pregnancy and birth as a medical crisis / Ruthbeth D. Finerman, Adriane M.F. Sanders, and Lynda Sagrestano -- (Re)productive disorders : the expanding marketplace of infertility medicine / Emily Breitkopf and Lisa R. Rubin -- The medicalization of the menstrual cycle : menstruation as a disorder / Jessica Barnack-Tavlaris -- The medicalization of women's moods : premenstrual syndrome and premenstrual dysphoric disorder / Joan C. Chrisler and Jennifer A. Gorman -- Menopause : deficiency disease or normal reproductive transition? / Heather Dillaway -- Menopause and sexuality : resisting representations of the abject asexual woman / Jane M. Ussher, Janette Perz, and Chloe Parton -- Women's sexual problems : is there a pill for that? / Leonore Tiefer -- The thin ideal : a 'wrong prescription' sold to many and achievable by few / Mindy J. Erchull -- From fat shaming to size acceptance : challenging the medical management of fat women / Ashley E. Kasardo and Maureen C. McHugh -- Medicalizing women's weight : bariatric surgery and weight-loss drugs / Julie Konik and Christine A. Smith -- Can women's body image be 'fixed'? women's bodies, well-being, and cosmetic surgery / Charlotte N. Markey & Patrick M. Markey -- Women's loss of self through anti-depressants : The depression diagnosis as a form of social control / Alisha Ali -- Mourning matters : women and the medicalization of grief / Leeat Granek
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 292 pages
Isbn
9781440831768
Lccn
2015005594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn898167436
  • (OCoLC)898167436

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