uu.seUppsala universitets publikasjoner
Endre søk
RefereraExporteraLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Referera
Referensformat
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association
  • vancouver
  • Annet format
Fler format
Språk
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Annet språk
Fler språk
Utmatningsformat
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Kampen om Kvinnan: Professionalisering och konstruktioner av kön i svensk gynekologi 1860-1925
Uppsala universitet, Humanistisk-samhällsvetenskapliga vetenskapsområdet, Historisk-filosofiska fakulteten, Institutionen för idé- och lärdomshistoria.
2003 (svensk)Doktoravhandling, monografi (Annet vitenskapelig)Alternativ tittel
The Politics of Woman : Professionalisation and Constructions of Gender in Swedish Gynaecology 1860-1925 (engelsk)
Abstract [en]

This thesis investigates how gynaecology was established as a medical speciality in Sweden in the 1860s and onwards. Gender, power, professionalisation and the production of scientific knowledge are central themes. While previous research has shown that gynaecology as a discipline depends upon notions of Woman as radically different from Man, I show how this was manifested within Swedish gynaecology, an initially all male environment. Of special interest is institutionalisation, early career-paths and the development of therapy methods and theory. I argue that gynaecology reproduced and contributed to notions of sex-difference and a gender complementary way of thinking.

While gynaecology was formed as a surgically interventionist speciality with strong manly connotations, an education reform aiming at opening higher education to women was simultaneously discussed and eventually carried out during the 1860s and 70s. The advocates of this reform portrayed women as especially fit for becoming teachers and physicians, particularly treating women and children. Thus, two opposing gendered professional ideals operated. By focusing an elite group of early women physicians, I outline how the gynaecological construction of womanliness related to women physicians and how women physicians engaged with this notion: what strategies they used to enter a profession as manly as gynaecology had become; and how women gynaecologists engaged with their men colleagues’ therapeutic methods and views on patients and women.

sted, utgiver, år, opplag, sider
Uppsala: Institutionen för idé- och lärdomshistoria , 2003. , s. 458
Serie
Skrifter / Institutionen för idé- och lärdomshistoria, Uppsala universitet, ISSN 0280-7238 ; 31
Emneord [en]
History of science and ideas, history of medicine, science and technology studies, constructions of gender, professionalisation, medicalisation, homosociality, heteronormativity, gynaecology, abdominal surgery, uterine massage, medical images, women's movement, 1860's-1920's, Sweden, Karolinska Institutet, Uppsala University, Lund University
Emneord [sv]
Idé- och lärdomshistoria
HSV kategori
Identifikatorer
URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-3836ISBN: 91-506-1721-4 (tryckt)OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-3836DiVA, id: diva2:163778
Disputas
2003-12-05, Sal X, Universitetshuset, Universitetshuset, Uppsala, 10:15
Opponent
Veileder
Tilgjengelig fra: 2003-11-14 Laget: 2003-11-14 Sist oppdatert: 2013-05-03bibliografisk kontrollert

Open Access i DiVA

sammanfattning(75 kB)1083 nedlastinger
Filinformasjon
Fil FULLTEXT01.pdfFilstørrelse 75 kBChecksum MD5
124d28cf110877524c1a373c56c99ce4803c4423f8f81daac11f58e8dc08d413b36fd733
Type summaryMimetype application/pdf
fulltext(10974 kB)5861 nedlastinger
Filinformasjon
Fil FULLTEXT02.pdfFilstørrelse 10974 kBChecksum SHA-512
bd59eaa4bc7d8d952cbea11060ea0bb1454a8729d4c7b2ffa5e1c2d8d0794d7e899db6590109719ddba1d5a083fe97e6d331a15663def1dbb8f31aa5bdaeec80
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

Av organisasjonen

Søk utenfor DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Totalt: 6944 nedlastinger
Antall nedlastinger er summen av alle nedlastinger av alle fulltekster. Det kan for eksempel være tidligere versjoner som er ikke lenger tilgjengelige

isbn
urn-nbn

Altmetric

isbn
urn-nbn
Totalt: 2863 treff
RefereraExporteraLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Referera
Referensformat
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association
  • vancouver
  • Annet format
Fler format
Språk
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Annet språk
Fler språk
Utmatningsformat
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf