The politics of women's health: exploring agency and autonomy

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Susan Sherwin
Publisher: 
Temple University Press
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Philadelphia, PA

Explores the real world of women's health status and health care delivery in different countries and the assumptions ehind the dominant medical model of solving problems without regard to social conditions.

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ISBN 1566396336
WOMH.F46 1998
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Includes bibliographical references and index. --- Review, Network Fall 1998: The Politics of Women's Health: Exploring Agency and Autonomy explores the real world of women's health status and health care delivery in different countries. The collaborative book of essays, which came out of four years of work by the Feminist Health Care Ethics Research Network, starts from women's experiences and concerns to ask what feminist health care ethics would look like.