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Medical women and Victorian fiction

Author
Swenson, Kristine, 1966-
Title
Medical women and Victorian fiction / Kristine Swenson.
Format
Book
Published
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2005.
Description
ix, 233 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-220) and index.
Contents
  • Medical women old and new
  • Angels of mercy
  • Nightmare figures : backlash against the new nurse
  • Sex and fair play : establishing the woman doctor
  • The new woman doctor novel
  • Medical women and imperial fiction.
Kinsey subjects
Medical profession.
Women in literature--Great Britain--19th century.
ISBN
0826215661 (alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
160.48 S92 m3 2005
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute