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The Resource Wash and be healed : the water-cure movement and women's health, Susan E. Cayleff

Wash and be healed : the water-cure movement and women's health, Susan E. Cayleff

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Wash and be healed : the water-cure movement and women's health
Title
Wash and be healed
Title remainder
the water-cure movement and women's health
Statement of responsibility
Susan E. Cayleff
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a century characterized by dramatic health-care remedies-bloodletting, purging, and leeching, for example-hydropathy was one of the most celebrated alternative forms of medical care. Unlike these other cures, however, hydropathy, which entailed various applications of cold water, also staunchly advocated the reformation of such personal habits as diet, exercise, dress, and way of life. Susan E. Cayleff explores the relationship between this fascinating sect of nineteenth-century medicine and the women who took the cure.Wash and Be Healed investigates the theories, pra
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1954-
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Cayleff, Susan E.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Health, society, and policy
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  • Hydrotherapy
  • Women
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Women
  • United States
  • Frau
  • Hydrotherapie
  • USA
  • Balneology
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Women
Label
Wash and be healed : the water-cure movement and women's health, Susan E. Cayleff
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-236) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Rise of Medical Sectarianism; Chapter One: Wash and Be Healed: The Hydropathic Alternative; Chapter Two: Hydropathy, Woman's Physiology, and Her Role; Chapter Three: Ideology in Practice: Water-Cure Establishments; Chapter Four: Hydropathy and the Reform Movements; Chapter Five: Women at the Cures: Rest for the Weary Activist; Conclusion: Demise and Legacy of the Water-Cure Movement; Notes; An Essay on Sources; Index
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ocn649832540
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1 online resource (x, 247 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780877224624
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
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  • 1db5bce5-7da7-4c10-ba7f-c88443e00f57
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Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)649832540
Label
Wash and be healed : the water-cure movement and women's health, Susan E. Cayleff
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-236) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Rise of Medical Sectarianism; Chapter One: Wash and Be Healed: The Hydropathic Alternative; Chapter Two: Hydropathy, Woman's Physiology, and Her Role; Chapter Three: Ideology in Practice: Water-Cure Establishments; Chapter Four: Hydropathy and the Reform Movements; Chapter Five: Women at the Cures: Rest for the Weary Activist; Conclusion: Demise and Legacy of the Water-Cure Movement; Notes; An Essay on Sources; Index
Control code
ocn649832540
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 247 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780877224624
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt13zw6w0
  • 1db5bce5-7da7-4c10-ba7f-c88443e00f57
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)649832540

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