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Voices of the women"s health movement

Barbara Seaman

Voices of the women"s health movement

by Barbara Seaman

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Published by Seven Stories Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health and hygiene,
  • Collected Works,
  • History,
  • History, 19th Century,
  • Women"s Health,
  • Women"s Rights,
  • Women,
  • Feminism,
  • History, 20th Century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Barbara Seaman ; with Laura Eldridge
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA564.85 .V65 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25092238M
    ISBN 109781609804442, 9781609804466
    LC Control Number2010016341

    Voices of Black Mothers: A Movement. She earned a B.A. from Vassar College and is currently a student in the Midwifery/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner program at Yale University School of Nursing. She is married with two children. This is the only breastfeeding book talking about our culture, our legacy, history, and families. Get this from a library! In the company of women: voices from the women's movement. [Bonnie Watkins; Nina Rothchild;] -- A collection of compelling and humorous personal stories told by 83 women, describing how they became feminists and how the women's movement changed forever the way they see themselves and the world.

      Women's Health: Then and Now. The book Our Bodies, Ourselves first made its mark during the women's movement in the s, but how far has women's health come since then? The Women’s Health Movement (WHM) emerged during the s and the s with the primary goal to improve health care for all women. Despite setbacks in the area of reproductive rights during the s, the WHM made significant gains in women’s health at the federal policy level during the s and s. The WHM became a powerful political by:

    Today, Americans function as medical consumers in a way that’s radically different from how things were in the s, and the women’s health movement played a large role in this shift. Since the s, the movement has been carried forward and expanded through the concept of reproductive justice based on a broad human rights perspective. The feminist movement (also known as the women’s liberation movement, the women’s movement, or simply feminism) refers to a series of political campaigns for reforms on issues such as reproductive rights, domestic violence, maternity leave, equal pay, women’s suffrage, sexual harassment, and sexual violence, all of which fall under the label of feminism and the feminist movement.


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