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The Resource Sexual science : the Victorian construction of womanhood, Cynthia Eagle Russett

Sexual science : the Victorian construction of womanhood, Cynthia Eagle Russett

Label
Sexual science : the Victorian construction of womanhood
Title
Sexual science
Title remainder
the Victorian construction of womanhood
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Eagle Russett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the efforts of a group of white male scientists at the turn of the century to prove women inferior to men, detailing the spurious and often comic arguments marshalled in support of this position
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Russett, Cynthia Eagle
Dewey number
305.3/09/034
Index
index present
LC call number
QP81.5
LC item number
.R87 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WP 101
NLM item number
R968s 1989
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex differences
  • Sex role
  • Women's studies
  • History, 19th Century
  • Identification (Psychology)
  • Sex Characteristics
  • Women
  • History of Medicine
  • Différences entre sexes
  • Rôle selon le sexe
  • Études sur les femmes
  • Sekseverschillen
  • Wetenschap
  • Geschlechterrolle
  • Sexualwissenschaft
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Geschlechtsunterschied
Label
Sexual science : the Victorian construction of womanhood, Cynthia Eagle Russett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
How to tell the girls from the boys -- Up and down the phyletic ladder -- Hairy men and beautiful women -- The machinery of the body -- The physiological division of labor -- The Victorian paradigm erodes -- Women and the cosmic nightmare
Control code
18411516
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780674802902
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
88024521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1203818
Label
Sexual science : the Victorian construction of womanhood, Cynthia Eagle Russett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
How to tell the girls from the boys -- Up and down the phyletic ladder -- Hairy men and beautiful women -- The machinery of the body -- The physiological division of labor -- The Victorian paradigm erodes -- Women and the cosmic nightmare
Control code
18411516
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780674802902
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
88024521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1203818

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