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Feminism Within the Science and Health Care Professions

Sue V. Rosser

Feminism Within the Science and Health Care Professions

Overcoming Resistance (Athene Series)

by Sue V. Rosser

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Published by Pergamon .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Study & Teaching,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9266480M
    ISBN 100080355579
    ISBN 109780080355573

    The essays reveal science to be a cultural institution, structured by the political, social, and economic values of the culture within which it is practiced. Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a review2/5(1). Author(s): Rosser,Sue Vilhauer Title(s): Feminism within the science and health care professions: overcoming resistance/ edited by Sue V. Rosser. Edition: 1st ed. Country of Publication: England Publisher: Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; New York: Pergamon Press,

    What useful changes has feminism brought to science? Feminists have enjoyed success in their efforts to open many fields to women as participants. But the effects of feminism have not been restricted to altering employment and professional opportunities for women. The essays in this volume explore how feminist theory has had a direct impact on research in the biological and . Feminism and Science Evelyn Fox Keller In recent years, a new critique of science has begun to emerge from a number of feminist writings. The lens of feminist politics brings into focus certain masculinist distortions of the scientific enterprise, creating, for those of us who are scientists, a potential dilemma. Is there a conflict.

    Feminism Within the Science and Health Care Professions Overcoming Resistance. Sue V. Rosser - Vulnerable Women and Neo-Liberal Globalization: Debt Burdens Undermine Women's Health in the Global South. Radical feminism is the most extreme form. The second type of feminism, called socialist feminism, is slightly less extreme but still calls for major social ist feminism is a .


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Feminism within the science and health care professions. Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; New York: Pergamon Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Feminism within the science and health care professions.

Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; New York: Pergamon Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Sue Vilhauer Rosser. The Paperback of the Feminism within the Science and Health Care Professions: Overcoming Resistance by Sue V.

Rosser at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping Due to COVID, orders may be : Feminism is concerned with equity, oppression, and justice, which are central themes in public health ethics. A feminist approach to health inequities leads us to examine the connections between disadvantage and health, and the distribution of power in the processes of public health, using gender as an analytic by: Daring to Care examines the impact of second-wave feminism on the nursing field since the s.

In arguing that feminism helped to end nursing’s subordination to medicine and provided nurses with greater autonomy and professional status, Susan Gelfand Malka discusses two distinct eras in nursing by: 3. (Series copy) The new Oxford Readings in Feminism series maps the dramatic influence of feminist theory on every branch of academic knowledge.

Offering feminist perspectives on disciplines from history to science, each book assembles the most important articles written on its field in the last ten to fifteen years. A report by Rock Health shows that women make up 78 percent of healthcare workers but only 4 percent of them hold CEO titles.

The move to give more women senior positions is not simply because of feminism but because the study by Rock Health shows that colleagues rate women higher than men as effective leaders. Feminist perspectives on science sometimes expose instances in which such non-epistemic values compromise scientific results, as we have seen.

When sexist assumptions, either directly or projectively, shape the understanding or approach to the objects of inquiry, a variety of distortions of science can occur. (Series copy) The new Oxford Readings in Feminism series maps the dramatic influence of feminist theory on every branch of academic knowledge.

Offering feminist perspectives on disciplines from history to science, each book assembles the most important articles written on its field in the last ten to fifteen years.5/5(2).

The examples of change offered in this volume, by contrast, reveal the potent, but less visible, transformations effected by feminism within institutions, professions, and disciplines. As the feminist political scientist Mary Katzenstein has observed, the past two decades appear as a quiescent period for feminism when one looks for political Price: $ Feminism and health care have had a long, if complicated, rela-tionship.

I would even dare to claim that you could not find any fem-inist movement that has not, in both rhetorical language and political struggles, had something to say about women's health care, sexuality and the body. The critical role that science, medicine and nursing have.

Bioethics has paid surprisingly little attention to the special problems faced by women and to feminist analyses of current health care issues other than reproduction. Feminism & Bioethics: Beyond Reproduction aims to counterbalance this one-sided approach. A breakthrough volume of original essays authored by leading figures in bioethics and feminist theory, it moves beyond.

Her books on women, science, and women’s health include Feminism within the Science and Health Care Professions: Overcoming Resistance, Female-Friendly Science, and Feminism and Biology: A Dynamic Interaction. Reviews ““ an important book for all women. It fosters an awareness that physicians may lack adequate knowledge to diagnose.

Feminism Within the Science and Health Care Professions: Overcoming Resistance (Athene Series) Published by Teachers College Pr () ISBN ISBN CPD Article: Feminism and the ethics of care SA Fam Pract Vol 51 No 2 Abstract In a world where the physician-patient relationship is dominated by “male” values of autonomy and rights, space must be given to the no less important “feminine” values of care and connectivity.

Both are necessary and complementary. Knowing Bodies - Feminist issues in health care, medicine, and biotechnology Coverage for care by nurses, nurse midwives, alternative care practitioners, preventive care, reproductive health, and long-term care.

Giving patients information and copies of their medical records. Making sure the feminization of medicine (more women doctors. Publications: Teaching Science and Health from a Feminist Perspective: A Practical Guide, ; Feminism within the Science and Health Care Professions: Overcoming Resistance, ; Female-Friendly Science: Applying Women's Studies Methods and Theories to Attract Students to Science, ; Feminism and Biology: A Dynamic Interaction, Rosser, Sue V., ed.

Feminism within the Science and Health Care Professions: Overcoming Resistance. Rosser, Sue V. Teaching Science and Health from a Feminist Perspective: A Practical Guide. Liberal feminism is a particular approach to achieving equality between men and women that emphasizes the power of an individual person to alter discriminatory practices against women.

For. Feminist critiques of science and medicine Essays On Women, Science, And Health by. Ruth Hubbard. really liked it avg rating — 2 ratings. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. The Science Question in Feminism by.

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Feminism history and perspective – from history to herstoryFeminism is a collection of movements andideologies aimed at defining, establishing, anddefending equal political, economic, and socialrights for women.

Breaking into the lab: engineering progress for women in science by Sue Vilhauer Rosser (Book) 9 editions published Feminism within the science and health care professions.The health care profession, to this date, is essentially sex-segregated, as 84% of physicians are male and 97% of nurses are female.

Among practicing physicians, women are clustered in the four lowest-paid specialties: general family practice, pediatrics, psychiatry, and internal medicine.The book expressed feminists' sense of injustice.

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Second-wave feminism is largely concerned with issues of equality beyond suffrage, such as ending gender discrimination.