Women and Medicine / Edition 3

Women and Medicine / Edition 3

by Beatrice Levin
     
 

The third edition of Women and Medicine provides a comprehensive and definitive history, from early riots in medical schools when women tried to enroll, to women finally overcoming obstacles, making medical breakthroughs and enjoying brilliant medical careers.See more details below

Overview

The third edition of Women and Medicine provides a comprehensive and definitive history, from early riots in medical schools when women tried to enroll, to women finally overcoming obstacles, making medical breakthroughs and enjoying brilliant medical careers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810842380
Publisher:
The Scarecrow Press, Inc.
Publication date:
05/01/2002
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.26(h) x 0.65(d)

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 1 The Dinosaur Is Twitching: Famous Firsts Chapter 2 2 To Be a Doctor in America: Overcoming Obstacles Chapter 3 3 Shattering the Glass Ceiling: Surgeons General and Presidents' Doctors Chapter 4 4 Historical Perspectives: Midwives and Doctors around the Globe Chapter 5 5 Women on the March: Civil War Heroines Chapter 6 6 Pioneers, O Pioneers!: Then and Now Chapter 7 7 One University's Contributions: Those Remarkable Johns Hopkins Women Chapter 8 8 Oh, Brave New World: Nobel Prize Winners in Medicine Chapter 9 9 Women's Proper Place: Our Biological Selves Chapter 10 10 A Peaceful Revolution: The Fight for Birth Control Chapter 11 11 What Was the Doctor Wearing?: From White Coats to Space Suits

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