The Madness Of Women

The Madness Of Women

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28.24 The Madness Of Women

Why are women more likely to be positioned or diagnosed as mad than men?

If madness is a social construction, a gendered label, as many feminist critics would argue, how can we understand and explain women's prolonged misery and distress? In turn, can we prevent or treat women's distress, in a non-pathologising women centred way? The Madness of Women addresses these questions through a rigorous exploration of the myths and realities of women's madness.

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Publisher: Routledge (March 25, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 328 pages

File size: 521 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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