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Newton, Victoria Louise

Everyday Discourses of Menstruation

Newton, Victoria Louise - Everyday Discourses of Menstruation, ebook

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Table of contents

1. The ‘Folklore of Menstruation’: Researching Vernacular Knowledge and Everyday Experience
Victoria Louise Newton

2. Periods: Historical and Cultural Interpretations of Menstruation
Victoria Louise Newton

3. Positioning Periods in Context: Contemporary Discourses and Dilemmas
Victoria Louise Newton

4. On the Blob: Young Adulthood and Menstrual Lore
Victoria Louise Newton

5. Managing Menstruation: The Menarche and Status Passage
Victoria Louise Newton

6. Talking About My Menstruation: A Generational Comparison
Victoria Louise Newton

7. The Curse: Popular Histories and Cultural Knowledge
Victoria Louise Newton

8. ‘Auntie’s Come to Tea’: Menstrual Euphemism
Victoria Louise Newton

9. Mentioning the Unmentionable: ‘Only Joking…’
Victoria Louise Newton

10. Closed for Maintenance: Backstage Spaces, and Selling Shame
Victoria Louise Newton

11. Keep Bleeding
Victoria Louise Newton

Keywords: Social Sciences, Sociology of the Body, Gender Studies, Sociology of Family, Youth and Aging, Sociology of Culture, Feminist Anthropology

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2016
Language
en
Edition
1
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781137487759
Printed ISBN
978-1-137-48774-2

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