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The Resource A Question of identity : women, science, and literature, edited by Marina Benjamin

A Question of identity : women, science, and literature, edited by Marina Benjamin

Label
A Question of identity : women, science, and literature
Title
A Question of identity
Title remainder
women, science, and literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marina Benjamin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.W64
LC item number
Q47 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A Question of identity : women, science, and literature, edited by Marina Benjamin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A question of identity / Marina Benjamin -- Reflections on the history of the science of woman / Sylvana Tomaselli -- Gendered knowledge, gendered minds : women and Newtonianism, 1690-1760 / John Mullan -- The male scientist, man-midwife, and female monster : appropriation and transmutation in Frankenstein / Marie Mulvey Roberts -- The aseptic male obstetrician and the filthy peasant crone : contemporary women writers' accounts of birth / Tess Cosslett -- Conceiving difference : reproductive technology and the contruction of identity in two contemporary fictions / Susan Squier -- The gendered ape : early representations of primates in Europe / Londa Schiebinger -- The life cycle of cyborgs / N. Katherine Hayles -- Science and the supernatural in the stories of Margaret Oliphant / Jenni Calder -- "Preaching to the nerves" : psychological disorder in sensation fiction / Sally Shuttleworth
Control code
27149438
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 248 p.
Isbn
9780813519821
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
92038796 //r95
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A Question of identity : women, science, and literature, edited by Marina Benjamin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A question of identity / Marina Benjamin -- Reflections on the history of the science of woman / Sylvana Tomaselli -- Gendered knowledge, gendered minds : women and Newtonianism, 1690-1760 / John Mullan -- The male scientist, man-midwife, and female monster : appropriation and transmutation in Frankenstein / Marie Mulvey Roberts -- The aseptic male obstetrician and the filthy peasant crone : contemporary women writers' accounts of birth / Tess Cosslett -- Conceiving difference : reproductive technology and the contruction of identity in two contemporary fictions / Susan Squier -- The gendered ape : early representations of primates in Europe / Londa Schiebinger -- The life cycle of cyborgs / N. Katherine Hayles -- Science and the supernatural in the stories of Margaret Oliphant / Jenni Calder -- "Preaching to the nerves" : psychological disorder in sensation fiction / Sally Shuttleworth
Control code
27149438
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 248 p.
Isbn
9780813519821
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
92038796 //r95
Other physical details
ill.

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