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dc.contributor.authorOwens, Deirdre Cooper
dc.date.accessioned2021-02-10T12:58:18Z
dc.date.issued2017-11-15
dc.date.submitted2018-01-01 23:55:55
dc.date.submitted2020-03-17 03:00:33
dc.date.submitted2020-04-01T13:06:29Z
dc.identifier644220
dc.identifierOCN: 1028048592
dc.identifierhttp://library.oapen.org/handle/20.500.12657/30659
dc.identifier.urihttps://directory.doabooks.org/handle/20.500.12854/30246
dc.description.abstractMedical Bondage explores how, in the nineteenth century, experimental surgeries on enslaved and laboring women enabled the rise of American gynecology as a medical specialty, and shaped our understanding of race. Merging women’s, medical, and social history, the book makes Black and Irish women's lives—not just their bodies—part of an origins story of American medicine (one that has largely been told with an exclusive focus on white male historical actors).
dc.languageEnglish
dc.rightsopen access
dc.subject.otherHistory
dc.subject.otherscientific racism
dc.subject.otherhistory of medicine
dc.subject.otherafrican american studies
dc.subject.othergynecology
dc.subject.otherwomen's studies
dc.subject.otherslavery
dc.subject.otheremancipation
dc.subject.otherjim crow
dc.subject.otherBlack people
dc.subject.otherChildbirth
dc.subject.otherGynaecology
dc.subject.otherWhite people
dc.titleMedical Bondage
dc.title.alternativeRace, Gender, and the Origins of American Gynecology
dc.typebook
oapen.identifier.doi10.2307/j.ctt1pwt69x
oapen.relation.isPublishedByca7e0087-ac77-4f34-b240-1867a07d79e2
oapen.relation.isFundedBy969f21b5-ac00-4517-9de2-44973eec6874
oapen.relation.isFundedByb818ba9d-2dd9-4fd7-a364-7f305aef7ee9
oapen.relation.isbn9780820353036
oapen.collectionKnowledge Unlatched (KU)
oapen.place.publicationAthens
oapen.grant.number101097
oapen.grant.programKU Select 2017: Front list Collection
dc.number101097
dc.relationisFundedByb818ba9d-2dd9-4fd7-a364-7f305aef7ee9


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