ERIC Number: ED179897
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Women and Health Care: A Bibliography With Selected Annotation.
Ruzek, Sheryl K.
This bibliography provides a comprehensive historical review of the literature on women and health care. The materials presented address the following areas of concern: (1) basic issues in health care for women; (2) special health concerns and needs of women; (3) sexuality and mental health; (4) women's projects designed to improve their health care; (5) the social context of women's health care, including consumerism and the medical and nursing professions; (6) socio-psychological aspects of illness behavior; and (7) cross-cultural studies, historical information, and nontraditional/alternative medicine. Additionally, a listing of microfilms, bibliographies, indexes, and periodicals is provided in the final section so that users can keep up with trends and issues in women's health care. (Author)
Descriptors: Cross Cultural Studies, Females, Health Services, History, Medical Care Evaluation, Mental Health, Primary Health Care, Sexuality, Social Problems, Special Health Problems
The Program on Women, Northwestern University, 619 Emerson Street, Evanston, IL 60201 ($3.00 plus $.50 postage)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute for Scientific Analysis, San Francisco, CA.