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The Resource Reproducing the womb : images of childbirth in science, feminist theory, and literature, Alice E. Adams

Reproducing the womb : images of childbirth in science, feminist theory, and literature, Alice E. Adams

Label
Reproducing the womb : images of childbirth in science, feminist theory, and literature
Title
Reproducing the womb
Title remainder
images of childbirth in science, feminist theory, and literature
Statement of responsibility
Alice E. Adams
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adams, Alice E.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Childbirth in literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Medicine in Literature
  • Labor, Obstetric
  • Women's Rights
Label
Reproducing the womb : images of childbirth in science, feminist theory, and literature, Alice E. Adams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-257) 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
pt. I. The Mirror of Birth: Origin Stories. 1. Remembering. 2. Natural Birth/Transitions. 3. Back to the Womb: William Carlos Williams's "A Night in June" and Ernest Hemingway's "Indian Camp" 4. The Birth Machine: Cyborg Mother -- pt. II. The Mother-State: Revolutionary Subjects. 5. Great Mothers: The Girl as a Feminist Utopia. 6. The Thinking Man's Gestation. 7. Community, Identity, Stasis: The Mother-State and the Postrevolutionary Subject in Brave New World. 8. The Handmaid's Tale: A Banished Mother -- pt. III. Framing the Fetal Portrait: Conception. 9. Technology and Economy: Metaphors for the Laboring Mother. 10. Fetal Vision. 11. Irigaray's Speculum: Views of the Womb. 12. Obstetrics and the Intelligible Fetus -- pt. IV. Reproducing Postpatriarchal History: Mother Myths. 13. The Woman in the Machine: Feminist Writers of Speculative Fiction. 14. Postpartum/Postmortem -- Conclusion: The Original Test-Tube Woman
Control code
29638013
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 267 pages
Isbn
9780801429453
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
93046282
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)278906
Label
Reproducing the womb : images of childbirth in science, feminist theory, and literature, Alice E. Adams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-257) 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
pt. I. The Mirror of Birth: Origin Stories. 1. Remembering. 2. Natural Birth/Transitions. 3. Back to the Womb: William Carlos Williams's "A Night in June" and Ernest Hemingway's "Indian Camp" 4. The Birth Machine: Cyborg Mother -- pt. II. The Mother-State: Revolutionary Subjects. 5. Great Mothers: The Girl as a Feminist Utopia. 6. The Thinking Man's Gestation. 7. Community, Identity, Stasis: The Mother-State and the Postrevolutionary Subject in Brave New World. 8. The Handmaid's Tale: A Banished Mother -- pt. III. Framing the Fetal Portrait: Conception. 9. Technology and Economy: Metaphors for the Laboring Mother. 10. Fetal Vision. 11. Irigaray's Speculum: Views of the Womb. 12. Obstetrics and the Intelligible Fetus -- pt. IV. Reproducing Postpatriarchal History: Mother Myths. 13. The Woman in the Machine: Feminist Writers of Speculative Fiction. 14. Postpartum/Postmortem -- Conclusion: The Original Test-Tube Woman
Control code
29638013
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 267 pages
Isbn
9780801429453
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
93046282
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)278906

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