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Vernacular bodies : the politics of reproduction in early modern England

Author: Mary E Fissell
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers a way to think about the history of the body by focusing on women's bodies, showing how ideas about conception, pregnancy, and childbirth were also ways of talking about gender relations and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary E Fissell
ISBN: 0199269882 0199202702 9780199269884 9780199202706
OCLC Number: 186423820
Awards: Winner of The Katharine Briggs Folklore Award 2005 - Honourable Mention.
Description: 283 s. : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Reforming the Body ; 2. The Womb Goes Bad ; 3. Protesting and Preaching ; 4. Henry Jessy, Sarah Wight, and the Struggle to Make Women's Bodies into Knowledge ; 5. Culpeper's Radical Book ; 6. Reforming the Family and Refiguring the Body in the English Revolution ; 7. The Restoration Crisis in Paternity ; Conclusion ; Bibliography
Responsibility: Mary E. Fissell.

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