Sympathy and Science: Women Physicians in American Medicine / Edition 1

Sympathy and Science: Women Physicians in American Medicine / Edition 1

by Regina Morantz-Sanchez
     
 

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Sympathy and Science: Women Physicians in American Medicine

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807848906
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
08/28/2000
Edition description:
1
Pages:
504
Product dimensions:
7.54(w) x 6.68(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents


Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction 3
Chapter 1: Colonial Beginnings: Public Men and Private Women 8
Chapter 2: The Middle-Class Woman Finds Health Reform 28
Chapter 3: Bringing Science into the Home: Women Enter the Medical Profession 47
Chapter 4: Separate but Equal: Medical Education for Women in the Nineteenth Century 64
Chapter 5: Women and the Profession: The Doctor as a Lady 90
Chapter 6: The Woman Professional: The Lady as a Doctor 144
Chapter 7: Science, Morality, and Women Doctors: Mary Putnam Jacobi and Elizabeth Blackwell as Representative Types 184
Chapter 8: Doctors and Patients: Gender and Medical Treatment in Nineteenth-Century America 203
Chapter 9: Hopes Unfulfilled: Women Physicians and the Social Transformation of American Medicine 232
Chapter 10: The Emergence of Social Medicine: Women's Work in the Profession 266
Chapter 11: Integration in Name Only 312
Chapter 12
Quo Vadis? 351
Appendix: Notes on Methodology 363
Bibliography 369
Notes 379
Index 449

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