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The ‘Medical-Women Question’ and the multivocality of the Victorian medical press, 1869-1900

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From the late 1860s to 1900s, the British medical press was preoccupied by debates about the suitability and propriety of women studying and practising medicine. Rather than presenting a unitary or fixed opinion on the ‘medical-women question’, however, the journals illustrate divisions and dissent. Editorial opinions on the matter—expressed in leading articles and news coverage—were often strident, but were also revised and even reversed in later issues. Discussions of the medical-women move...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
English Faculty
Oxford college:
St Anne's College
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Author
Publisher:
Routledge Publisher's website
Journal:
Media History Journal website
Volume:
25
Issue:
1
Pages:
6-22
Publication date:
2018-07-25
Acceptance date:
2017-11-24
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EISSN:
1469-9729
ISSN:
1368-8804
Pubs id:
pubs:846989
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uuid:566079f9-f57a-4a89-824b-c0ad92cbab2b
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846989
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pubs:846989

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