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Mass hysteria : medicine, culture, and mothers' bodies / Rebecca Kukla.

  • Kukla, Rebecca, 1969-
Date
[2005], ©2005
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

Lanham, Md. ; Oxford : Rowman & Littlefield, [2005], ©2005.

Physical description

xii, 251 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-244) and index.

Contents

Impressionable bodies -- Imbibing the love of the fatherland -- Splitting the maternal body -- The uterus as public theater -- Separation anxiety -- Intimacy, vulnerability, and the politics of discomfort -- Fixing the boundaries of mothers' bodies.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
    UND /KUK
    Open shelves

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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 0742533573
  • 9780742533578
  • 0742533581
  • 9780742533585