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by Barbara Ehrenreich,Deirdre English

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  • ISBN 0861040627
  • ISBN13 978-0861040629
  • Language English
  • Author Barbara Ehrenreich,Deirdre English
  • Publisher Pluto Press (November 20, 1988)
  • Pages 384
  • Formats lit lrf lrf doc
  • Category Social Science
  • Subcategory Womens Studies
  • Size ePub 1704 kb
  • Size Fb2 1790 kb
  • Rating: 4.3
  • Votes: 328

Ehrenreich and English supply a fascinating perspective on female history in this brilliant account of pundits and their victims over the last century and a half.

For Her Own Good gives us a perspective on female history, the history of American medicine and psychology, and . I'm a fan of Barbara Ehrenreich anyway (Nickeled and Dimed) and she once again has proven that she has complete command of her subject.

For Her Own Good gives us a perspective on female history, the history of American medicine and psychology, and the history of childhood, unlike any we have had. I have read it with mounting intellectual excitement, underlining, marking pages, arguing form start to finish with its authors in my head. It is humanly and theoretically fascinating, written with clarity, wit, and verve and with a deep concern for the future. Published on July 20, 2014.

For Her Own Good book. Authors Barbara Ehrenreich and Deirdre English have never lost faith in science itself, but insist that we hold those who interpret it to higher standards

For Her Own Good book. Authors Barbara Ehrenreich and Deirdre English have never lost faith in science itself, but insist that we hold those who interpret it to higher standards. Women are entering the medical and scientific professions in greater First published in 1978, this classic history, now revised and updated, brilliantly exposes the constraints imposed on women in the name of science.

Ehrenreich is perhaps best known for her 2001 book Nickel and Dimed .

Ehrenreich is perhaps best known for her 2001 book Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America. For Her Own Good: Two Centuries of the Experts' Advice to Women (with Deirdre English) (1978). Women in the Global Factory (1983). The Hearts of Men: American Dreams and the Flight from Commitment (1983). She met her first husband, John Ehrenreich, during an anti-war activism campaign in New York City, and they married in 1966.

The bestselling, landmark work of undercover reportage, now updated. Acclaimed as an instant classic upon publication, Nickel and Dimed has sold more than . million copies and become a staple of classroom reading. In middle age, Ehrenreich came across the journal she had kept during her tumultuous adolescence and set out to reconstruct that quest, which had taken her to the study of science and through a cataclysmic series of uncanny - or, as she later learned to call them, "mystical" - experiences. A sharp-witted knockdown of America's love affair with positive thinking and an urgent call for a new commitment to realism.

By Barbara Ehrenreich and Deirdre English. About For Her Own Good. Category: Nonfiction. Since the nineteenth century, professionals have been invoking scientific expertise to prescribe what women should do for their own good.

Authors Barbara Ehrenreich and Deirdre English have never lost faith in science itself, but insist that w. Brilliant social analysis and intellectual history, quite possibly the best on the subject since Tocqueville's.

Authors Barbara Ehrenreich and Deirdre English have never lost faith in science itself, but insist that we. Fear of Falling: The Inner Life of the Middle Class. by Barbara Ehrenreich. Race, Class, and Gender in the United States & Nickle and Dimed.

Barbara Ehrenreich is an American feminist, socialist and political activist

Barbara Ehrenreich is an American feminist, socialist and political activist. She is a widely read columnist and essayist, and the author of nearly 20 books on-fiction. Good: Two Centuries of the Experts' Advice to Women (with Deirdre English) (1978) Women in the Global Factory (1983) Re-Making Love: The Feminization of Sex (with Elizabeth Hess and Gloria Jacobs) (1986) The Hearts of Men: American Dreams and the Flight from Commitment (1987) The Mean Season (with Fred L. Block, Richard A. Cloward, and Frances Fox Piven) (1987) Fear of Falling

Ehrenreich, Barbara, and Deidre English. History Anderson, Bonnie . and Judith P. Zinsser. A History of Their Own: Women in Europe from Prehistory to the Present. New York: HarperCollins, 1999.

Ehrenreich, Barbara, and Deidre English. For Her Own Good: 150 Years of Experts’ Advice to Women. 2nd ed. New York: Anchor Books/Doubleday, 2005. Hall, Kim . ed. Feminist Disability Studies. Special issue, National Women’s Studies Association Journal 14, no. 3 (2002). Baxandall, Rosalyn, Linda Gordon, and Susan Reverby, eds. America’s Working Women: A Documentary History-1600 to the Present. Rev. New York: Norton, 1995.

Barbara Ehrenreich AND Deirdre English For Her Own Good Barbara Ehrenreich has written and lectured widely on subjects . ALSO BY Barbara Ehrenreich.

Barbara Ehrenreich AND Deirdre English For Her Own Good Barbara Ehrenreich has written and lectured widely on subjects related to health care and women’s issues. She has contributed articles. Re-making Love: The Feminization of Sex. (with Elizabeth Hess and Gloria Jacobs).

Barbara Ehrenreich and Deirdre English has never lost faith in science itself, but insist that we hold those who interpret it to higher . For Her Own Good provides today’s readers with an indispensable dose of informed skepticism.

Barbara Ehrenreich and Deirdre English has never lost faith in science itself, but insist that we hold those who interpret it to higher standards. Издание: 2nd ed. Язык: english.