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Gender, health, and illness : the case of nerves

Author: Dona Lee Davis; Setha M Low
Publisher: New York : Hemisphere, ©1989.
Series: Health care for women international publication.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This offers a varied perspective on the popular health/illness category of nerves. Relationships between gender and nerves are investigated in terms of biology and epidemiology, interpersonal and social relations, social construction of gender, affective and symbolic qualities of nerves.
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Genre/Form: Cross-cultural studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dona Lee Davis; Setha M Low
ISBN: 0891169032 9780891169031
OCLC Number: 19922432
Notes: Also published as an issue of Health care for women international.
Description: xv, 226 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: George Beard and Lydia Pinkham : gender, class, and nerves in late 19th century America / Dona L. Davis --
Gender, emotion, and nervios in urban Guatemala / Setha M. Low --
The burden of responsibility : duty, depression, and nervios in Andean Ecuador / Ruthbeth Finerman --
Notes on nervios : a disorder of menopause / Elyse Ann Barnett --
The universality of nerves / Kaja Finkler --
Nerves and psychosomatic illness : the case of Um Ramadan / Laurie Krieger --
Nevra in a Greek village : idiom, metaphor, symptom, or disorder? / Mari H. Clark --
Living on their nerves : nervous debility in Northern Ireland / Jeffrey A. Sluka --
Experience of nervousness and anxiety disorders in Puerto Rican women : psychiatric and ethnopsychological perspectives / Joan D. Koss-Chioino --
Nervios and dysphoria in Mexican American widows / Margarita Kay and Carmen Portillo --
Nerves, worriation, and Black women : a community study in the American South / Linda A. Camino.
Series Title: Health care for women international publication.
Responsibility: edited by Dona L. Davis and Setha M. Low.
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