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Routledge international handbook of women's sexual and reproductive health / edited by Jane M. Ussher, Joan C. Chrisler and Janette Perz.

Publication:
Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2020.
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Book
1 online resource
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Routledge handbooks
Routledge international handbooks
Routledge International Handbooks
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Subjects:
Sexual health.
Reproductive health.
Women -- Health and hygiene.
Medical subjects:
Women's Health.
Sexual Health.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
"This handbook adopts a life-cycle approach to examine key milestones and events in women's sexual and reproductive health. Using a multi-disciplinary perspective, the contributors draw on psychology, sociology, medicine, public health, cultural studies, and women's studies. A feminist perspective underpins the chapters, and reproductive health is examined in the context of women's lives and relationships. The book also acknowledges the intersection of identity positions and their influence on women's health, including gender, culture, social class, sexuality, age, and relationship context. This is essential reading for scholars and students interested in women's reproductive health"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Pubertal development and menarche : physiological and developmental aspects / Margaret L. Stubbs
Menarche : psychosocial and cultural aspects / Maria Luisa Marván and Verónica Alcalá-Herrera
The menstrual cycle : its biology in the context of silent ovulatory disturbances / Jerilynn C. Prior
The menstrual cycle : attitudes and behavioral concomitants / Joan C. Chrisler and Jenifer A. Gorman
Premenstrual mood disorders : a feminist psychosocial perspective / Jane Ussher and Janette Perz
Menopause and midlife : psychosocial perspectives and interventions / Myra S. Hunter
Menstrual cycle-related disorders : polycystic ovary syndrome, dysmenorrhea, and menstrual migraine / Nancy Fugate Woods and Nancy J. Kenney
Women's experience of endometriosis / Elaine Denny and Annalise Weckesser
Breast and reproductive cancers : genomics and risks / Cheryl B. Travis
Psychosocial aspects of women's sexual and reproductive well-being after cancer / Chloe Parton
Contraception across the reproductive life-course / Deborah Bateson
Abortion in context / Jeanne Marecek
Women's experiences of infertility / Jessica Barnack-Tavlaris
Fertility and cancer / Michelle Peate, Lesley Stafford, and Yasmin Jayasinghe
Assisted conception : fertility preservation, surrogate motherhood, gamete/Embryo Donation, and in Vitro Fertilization / Olga B. A. van den Akker
"Adolescent pregnancy" : social problem, public health concern, or neither? / Catriona Ida Macleod and Tracey Feltham-King
Smoking and pregnancy : risk factors, women's experiences, and interventions / Michael Ussher, Felix Naughton, Cailtlin Notley, and Linda Bauld
Medical aspects of pregnancy / Annemarie Hennessy
Miscarriage / Heather Rowe and Alexandra Hawkey
The ultimate in women's labor : stillbirth and grieving? Joanne Cacciatore and Jill Wieber Lens
Psychological aspects of pregnancy and pregnancy health care in their social and cultural contexts / Jane R.W. Fisher and Karin Hammarberg
Childbirth and sexuality / Hannah Dahlen and Sahar Sobhgol
Postpartum adjustment : psychological aspects / Paula Nicolson
Understanding perinatal mental health problems : prevalence, risk factors, and approaches to prevention, early identification, and treatment / Virginia Schmied
Women's sexual health and embodiment / Niva Piran
Sexual health of adolescent girls / S. Rachel Skinner, Cristyn Davies, Jennifer Marino, Jessica Botfield, Larissa Lewis
Older women and sexual health : social, relational, and medical considerations / Camille J. Interligi and Maureen C. McHugh
Sexuality and sexual dysfunction : psychological perspectives and interventions / Julia Velton and Sonia Milani
Sexuality and sexual dysfunction : critical analyses / Peggy Kleinplatz, Lianne A. Rosen, Maxime Charest and Alyson K. Spurgas
HIV, STIs, risk taking, and sexual health / Jennifer Power
Impacts of sexual violence on women's sexual health / Kyja Noack-Lundberg
Feminist perspectives on child sexual abuse / Sam Warner
Female genital mutilation and genital surgeries / Hilary Burrage
Shame, silence, and secrecy : migrant and refugee women's sexual and reproductive health and embodiment / Alexandra Hawkey
Reproductive health disparities among women experiencing homelessness / Courtney Cronley and Mona Nahar
Reproductive justice and culturally safe approaches to sexual and reproductive health for indigenous women and girls / Pat Dudgeon and Abigail Bray
Reproductive health of women in low-and middle-income countries / Kirsten I. Black and Miriam O'Connor
Experiences of reproductive and sexual health and health care among women with disabilities / Heather Dillaway, Brianna Marzolf, Heather Fritz, Wassim Tarraf, and Catherine Lysack
Women with intellectual and developmental impairments
differences not deficits / Jan Burns
Lesbian, bisexual, queer and transgender women's sexual and reproductive health / Ruth McNair.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Contributor:
Ussher, Jane M., 1961- editor.
Chrisler, Joan C., editor.
Perz, Janette, 1968- editor.
Other format:
Print version: Routledge international handbook of women's sexual and reproductive health
ISBN:
9781351035620
1351035622
9781138490260
9781351035613
1351035614
9781351035606
1351035606
9781351035590
1351035592
1138490261
OCLC:
1121130010
Publisher Number:
10.4324/9781351035620 doi
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.