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The Resource Woman as healer, Jeanne Achterberg

Woman as healer, Jeanne Achterberg

Label
Woman as healer
Title
Woman as healer
Statement of responsibility
Jeanne Achterberg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Achterberg, Jeanne
Dewey number
610.82
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in medicine
  • Women healers
  • Women
  • Medicine
  • Midwifery
  • Physicians, Women
Label
Woman as healer, Jeanne Achterberg
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/hbz/toc/ht003750143.PDF
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-232) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part One: Medicine woman: the ancient cosmic connection -- The primeval turning points -- Sumer: the birth and death of a culture -- Denmark: woman as a shaman -- The healing legacy from Greece -- Women of Rome -- Brilliant early Christian flowering -- Medieval Christian cosmology -- Part Two: Woman and the genesis of scientific thought -- The tapestry -- Women healers as heretics: philosophic foundation -- Fate of the wise woman -- Absent at the birth of modern medicine -- Part Three: Woman and the professionalization of the healing arts -- Gender and the health professions -- Midwifery: the mysterious office -- Every woman her own doctor: the popular health movement -- The warriors: doctors, nurses and ministers -- Part Four: Twentieth-century women and the state of the healing arts and sciences -- Woman as health-care provider: realities of the marketplace -- Life in the balance
Control code
ocm20827710
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 241 pages, [12] pages of plates
Isbn
9780877734444
Lccn
89043314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)20827710
Label
Woman as healer, Jeanne Achterberg
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/hbz/toc/ht003750143.PDF
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-232) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part One: Medicine woman: the ancient cosmic connection -- The primeval turning points -- Sumer: the birth and death of a culture -- Denmark: woman as a shaman -- The healing legacy from Greece -- Women of Rome -- Brilliant early Christian flowering -- Medieval Christian cosmology -- Part Two: Woman and the genesis of scientific thought -- The tapestry -- Women healers as heretics: philosophic foundation -- Fate of the wise woman -- Absent at the birth of modern medicine -- Part Three: Woman and the professionalization of the healing arts -- Gender and the health professions -- Midwifery: the mysterious office -- Every woman her own doctor: the popular health movement -- The warriors: doctors, nurses and ministers -- Part Four: Twentieth-century women and the state of the healing arts and sciences -- Woman as health-care provider: realities of the marketplace -- Life in the balance
Control code
ocm20827710
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 241 pages, [12] pages of plates
Isbn
9780877734444
Lccn
89043314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)20827710

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