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Emily K. Abel: Who Cares for the Elderly? Who Cares for the Elderly?
Public Policy and the Experiences of Adult Daughters

Abel, Emily K.

248 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1991
paper 978-0-87722-950-6
cloth 978-0-87722-814-1
Excerpt available

Peter Aggleton: Men Who Sell Sex Men Who Sell Sex
International Perspectives on Male Prostitution and AIDS

edited by Aggleton, Peter

296 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1998
paper 978-1-56639-669-1
cloth 978-1-56639-668-4
Excerpt available

Kristin K. Barker: The Fibromyalgia Story The Fibromyalgia Story
Medical Authority and Women’s Worlds of Pain

Barker, Kristin K.

264 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 978-1-59213-161-7
cloth 978-1-59213-160-0
Excerpt available

Conceiving Masculinity Conceiving Masculinity
Male Infertility, Medicine, and Identity

Barnes, Liberty Walther

228 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2014
paper 978-1-43991-042-9
cloth 978-1-43991-041-2

Psychiatry and Behavioral Science Psychiatry and Behavioral Science
An Introduction and Study Guide for Medical Students

edited by Baron, MSEd, DO, David and Ellen Sholevar, MD

320 pp • 7x10 • Spring 2008
paper 978-1-59213-531-8
Excerpt available

The African Transformation of Western Medicine and the Dynamics of Global Cultural Exchange The African Transformation of Western Medicine and the Dynamics of Global Cultural Exchange
Baronov, David

264 pp • 6x9• Fall 2008
paper 978-1-59213-916-3
cloth 978-1-59213-915-6
Excerpt available

Dan E. Beauchamp: The Health of the Republic The Health of the Republic
Epidemics, Medicine, and Moralism as Challenges to Democracy

Beauchamp, Dan E.

312 pp • Fall 1988
paper 978-0-87722-729-8
cloth 978-0-87722-558-4

Dan E. Beauchamp: Health Care Reform and the Battle for the Body Politic Health Care Reform and the Battle for the Body Politic
Beauchamp, Dan E.

224 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1996
paper 978-1-56639-414-7
cloth 978-1-56639-413-0
Excerpt available

DES Daughters

DES Daughters
Embodied Knowledge and the Transformation of Women's Health Politics
Bell, Susan

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2009
paper 978-1-59213-919-4
cloth 978-1-59213-918-7
Excerpt available

Patrick Biernacki: Pathways from Heroin Addiction Pathways from Heroin Addiction
Recovery Without Treatment

Biernacki, Patrick

268 pp • Spring 1986
cloth 978-0-87722-410-5

Joan Cassell: Life and Death in Intensive Care Life and Death in Intensive Care
Cassell, Joan

248 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 978-1-59213-336-9
cloth 978-1-59213-335-2
Excerpt available

Susan E. Cayleff: Wash and Be Healed Wash and Be Healed
The Water-Cure Movement and Women's Health

Cayleff, Susan E.

257 pp • Spring 1987
paper 978-0-87722-859-2
cloth 978-0-87722-462-4
Excerpt available

Peter Conrad, Eugene B. Gallagher: Health and Health Care in Developing Countries Health and Health Care In Developing Countries
Sociological Perspectives

edited by Conrad, Peter and Eugene B. Gallagher

336 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1993
cloth 978-1-56639-027-9

Peter Conrad, Joseph W. Schneider: Deviance and Medicalization Deviance and Medicalization
From Badness to Sickness

Conrad, Peter and Joseph W. Schneider

352 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1992
paper 978-0-87722-999-5
cloth 978-0-87722-998-8

Pushing for Midwives

Pushing for Midwives
Homebirth Mothers and the Reproductive Rights Movement

Craven, Christa

224 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2010
paper 978-1-4399-0220-2
cloth 978-1-4399-0219-6
Excerpt available

Raymond De Vries: A Pleasing Birth A Pleasing Birth
Midwives and Maternity Care in the Netherlands

De Vries, Raymond

296 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2004
paper 978-1-59213-103-7
cloth 978-1-59213-102-0
Excerpt available

Paul Draus: Consumed in the City Consumed in the City
Observing Tuberculosis at Century's End

Draus, Paul

304 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2004
paper 978-1-59213-249-2
cloth 978-1-59213-248-5
Excerpt available

Jean Elson: Am I Still a Woman? Am I Still a Woman?
Hysterectomy and Gender Identity

Elson, Jean

264 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2003
paper 978-1-59213-211-9
cloth 978-1-59213-210-2
Excerpt available

How We Die Now How We Die Now
Intimacy and the Work of Dying

Erickson, Karla A.

208 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2013
paper 978-1-4399-0824-2
cloth 978-1-4399-0823-5

Philip M. Ferguson: Abandoned to Their Fate Abandoned to Their Fate
Social Policy and Practice Toward Severely Retarded People in America, 1820-1920

Ferguson, Philip M.

232 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1994
cloth 978-1-56639-154-2

Steve Fox: Toxic Work Toxic Work
Women Workers at GTE Lenkurt

Fox, Steve

192 pp • Fall 1991
paper 978-0-87722-895-0
cloth 978-0-87722-816-5

Peter E. S. Freund: The Civilized Body Civilized Body
Social Domination, Control, and Health

Freund, Peter E. S.

166 pp • Fall 1982
cloth 978-0-87722-285-9

Lawrence A. Frolik: Aging and the Law Aging and the Law
An Interdisciplinary Reader

edited by Frolik, Lawrence A.

690 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1998
paper 978-1-56639-653-0
cloth 978-1-56639-652-3
Excerpt available

Michael S. Goldstein: Alternative Health Care Alternative Health Care
Medicine, Miracle, or Mirage?

Goldstein, Michael S.

280 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1999
paper 978-1-56639-678-3
cloth 978-1-56639-677-6
Excerpt available

Samuel Gorovitz: Drawing the Line Drawing the Line
Life, Death, and Ethical Choices in an American Hospital

Gorovitz, Samuel

216 pp • 5.75x8.5 • Fall 1993
paper 978-1-56639-149-8

Shirley A. Hill: Managing Sickle Cell Disease in Low-Income Families Managing Sickle Cell Disease in Low-Income Families
Hill, Shirley A.

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2003
paper 978-1-59213-195-2
Excerpt available

Barry Hoffmaster: Bioethics in Social Context Bioethics in Social Context
edited by Hoffmaster, Barry

248 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 978-1-56639-845-9
cloth 978-1-56639-844-2
Excerpt available

Jane Wegscheider Hyman: Women Living with Self-Injury Women Living with Self-Injury
Hyman, Jane Wegscheider

248 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 978-1-56639-721-6
cloth 978-1-56639-720-9
Excerpt available

Janice M. Irvine: Disorders of Desire, Revised and Expanded Edition Disorders of Desire
Sexuality and Gender in Modern American Sexology

Irvine, Janice M.

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 978-1-59213-151-8
Excerpt available

Gianna E. Israel, Donald E. Tarver: Transgender Care Transgender Care
Recommended Guidelines, Practical Information, and Personal Accounts

Israel, Gianna E. and Donald E. Tarver, foreword by Diane Shaffer, M.D.

304 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1997
paper 978-1-56639-852-7
cloth 978-1-56639-571-7
Excerpt available

Stephanie Kane: AIDS Alibis AIDS Alibis
Sex, Drugs, and Crime in the Americas

Kane, Stephanie

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1998
paper 978-1-56639-628-8
cloth 978-1-56639-627-1
Excerpt available

Patricia T. Kelly: Understanding Breast Cancer Risk Understanding Breast Cancer Risk
Kelly, Patricia T.

195 pp • Spring 1991
paper 978-0-87722-813-4
cloth 978-0-87722-812-7

Judith N. Lasker, Susan Borg: In Search of Parenthood In Search of Parenthood
Coping with Infertility and High-Tech Conception

Lasker, Judith N. and Susan Borg

240 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 978-1-56639-259-4
cloth 978-1-56639-258-7

Ruth Macklin: Surrogates and Other Mothers Surrogates and Other Mothers
The Debates over Assisted Reproduction

Macklin, Ruth

264 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 978-1-56639-180-1
cloth 978-1-56639-179-5
Excerpt available

Luisa Margolies: My Mother's Hip My Mother's Hip
Lessons from the World of Eldercare

Margolies, Luisa, foreword by Walter M. Bortz II, M.D.

360 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2003
paper 978-1-59213-238-6
cloth 978-1-59213-237-9
Excerpt available

Donna Maurer: Vegetarianism Vegetarianism
Movement or Moment?

Maurer, Donna

216 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2002
paper 978-1-56639-936-4
cloth 978-1-56639-935-7
Excerpt available

Frank M. McClellan: Medical Malpractice Medical Malpractice
Law, Tactics, and Ethics

McClellan, Frank M.

328 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 978-1-56639-066-8
cloth 978-1-56639-065-1

Brian P. McDonough, M.D.: Talking Health with Dr. Brian McDonough Talking Health with Dr. Brian McDonough
edited by McDonough, M.D., Brian P.

264 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
cloth 978-1-56639-207-5

Barbara Melosh: The Physician's Hand The Physician's Hand
Nurses and Nursing in the Twentieth Century

Melosh, Barbara

240 pp • Fall 1982
paper 978-0-87722-290-3
cloth 978-0-87722-278-1

Karen Messing: One-Eyed Science One-Eyed Science
Occupational Health and Women Workers

Messing, Karen, foreword by Jeanne Mager Stellman

264 pp • 5.5x8.2 • Spring 1998
paper 978-1-56639-598-4
cloth 978-1-56639-597-7
Excerpt available

Illness or Deviance?

Illness or Deviance?
Drug Courts, Drug Treatment, and the Ambiguity of Addiction
Murphy, Jennifer

244 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2015
paper 978-1-4399-1190-7
cloth 978-1-4399-1189-1

Damaged Goods? Damaged Goods?
Women Living with Incurable Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Nack, Adina

264 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2008
paper 978-1-59213-708-4
cloth 978-1-59213-707-7
Excerpt available

Constance A. Nathanson: Dangerous Passage Dangerous Passage
The Social Control of Sexuality in Women's Adolescence

Nathanson, Constance A.

304 pp • Spring 1991
paper 978-1-56639-077-4
cloth 978-0-87722-824-0

Marianne A. Paget, Marjorie L. DeVault: A Complex Sorrow A Complex Sorrow
Reflections on Cancer and an Abbreviated Life

Paget, Marianne A., edited by Marjorie L. DeVault

176 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1993
paper 978-1-56639-192-4
cloth 978-1-56639-041-5

Marianne A. Paget: The Unity of Mistakes The Unity of Mistakes
A Phenomenological Interpretation of Medical Work

Paget, Marianne A., foreword by Joan Cassell

206 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2004
paper 978-1-59213-186-0
Excerpt available

Borrowed Time
Artificial Organs and the Politics of Extending Lives

Plough, Alonzo L.

195 pp • Spring 1986
cloth 978-0-87722-415-0

Hazel Qureshi, Alan Walker: The Caring Relationship The Caring Relationship
Elderly People and Their Families

Qureshi, Hazel and Alan Walker

287 pp • Fall 1989
cloth 978-0-87722-663-5

Judith Pence Rooks: Midwifery and Childbirth in America Midwifery and Childbirth in America
Rooks, Judith Pence, foreword by Charles S. Mahan, M.D.

576 pp • 7x10 • Spring 1999
paper 978-1-56639-711-7
cloth 978-1-56639-565-6
Excerpt available

Dana Rosenfeld, Christopher A. Faircloth : Medicalized Masculinities Medicalized Masculinities
edited by Rosenfeld, Dana and Christopher A. Faircloth

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 978-1-59213-098-6
cloth 978-1-59213-097-9
Excerpt available

Catheters, Slurs, and Pickup Lines Catheters, Slurs, and Pickup Lines
Professional Intimacy in Hospital Nursing

Ruchti, Lisa C.

226 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2012
paper 978-1-4399-0753-5
cloth 978-1-4399-0752-8
Excerpt available

Beth E. Schneider, Nancy E. Stoller: Women Resisting AIDS Women Resisting AIDS
Feminist Strategies of Empowerment

edited by Schneider, Beth E. and Nancy E. Stoller

352 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 978-1-56639-269-3
cloth 978-1-56639-268-6

Governing How We Care Governing How We Care
Contesting Community and Defining Difference in U.S. Public Health Programs

Shaw, Susan J.

214 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2012
paper 978-1-4399-0683-5
cloth 978-1-4399-0682-8
Excerpt available

Susan Sherwin: No Longer Patient No Longer Patient
Feminist Ethics and Health Care

Sherwin, Susan

280 pp • Fall 1991
paper 978-1-56639-061-3
cloth 978-0-87722-889-9
Excerpt available

Susan Sherwin, The Feminist Health Care Ethics Research Network: Politics of Women's Health The Politics of Women's Health
Exploring Agency and Autonomy

Sherwin, Susan and the Feminist Healthcare Network

321 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1998
paper 978-1-56639-633-2
cloth 978-1-56639-632-5
Excerpt available

Geoffrey R. Skoll: Walk the Walk and Talk the Talk Walk the Walk and Talk the Talk
An Ethnography of a Drug Abuse Treatment Facility

Skoll, Geoffrey R.

224 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1992
cloth 978-0-87722-917-9

Michael S. Sparer: Medicaid and the Limits of State Health Reform Medicaid and the Limits of State Health Reform
Sparer, Michael S.

248 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1996
paper 978-1-56639-434-5
cloth 978-1-56639-433-8
Excerpt available

Patricia Stephenson: Tough Choices Tough Choices
In Vitro Fertilization and the Reproductive Technologies

edited by Stephenson, Patricia and Marsden G. Wagner

192 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
cloth 978-1-56639-060-6

Claire E. Sterk: Fast Lives Fast Lives
Women Who Use Crack Cocaine

Sterk, Claire E.

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1999
paper 978-1-56639-672-1
cloth 978-1-56639-671-4
Excerpt available

The Sense of Self
A Guide to How We Mature

Stringer, Lorene A.

170 pp • Spring 1971
cloth 978-0-87722-008-4

Merger Games

Merger Games
The Medical College of Pennsylvania, Hahnemann University, and the Rise and Fall of the Allegheny Health Care System

Swazey, Judith P.

324 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2011
cloth 978-1-4399-0717-7
Excerpt available

Stefan Timmermans: Sudden Death and the Myth of CPR Sudden Death and the Myth of CPR
Timmermans, Stefan, foreword by Bern Shen

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 978-1-56639-716-2
cloth 978-1-56639-715-5
Excerpt available

Stefan Timmermans, Marc Berg: The Gold Standard The Gold Standard
The Challenge of Evidence-Based Medicine and Standardization in Health Care

Timmermans, Stefan and Marc Berg

280 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2003
paper 978-1-59213-188-4
cloth 978-1-59213-187-7
Excerpt available

Donald VanDeVeer, Tom Regan: Health Care Ethics Health Care Ethics
An Introduction

edited by VanDeVeer, Donald and Tom Regan

Fall 1986
paper 978-0-87722-441-9

Darin Weinberg: Of Others Inside Of Others Inside
Insanity, Addiction, and Belonging in America

Weinberg, Darin, foreword by Bryan S. Turner

248 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 978-1-59213-404-5
cloth 978-1-59213-403-8
Excerpt available

Susan M. Zimmermann: Silicone Survivors Silicone Survivors
Women's Experiences with Breast Implants

Zimmermann, Susan M.

240 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1998
paper 978-1-56639-612-7
cloth 978-1-56639-611-0
Excerpt available


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