A History of Women's Menstruation from Ancient Greece to the by Glenda Lewin Hufnagel

By Glenda Lewin Hufnagel

This can be the 1st wide examine near to the cultural and social understandings of menstruation by means of monitoring its evolution over centuries. This learn examines the evolution of the organic, mental, sociological, and behavioral meanings of menarche and menstruation in dominant eu and European-American tradition from the Classical Greek interval throughout the early Twenty-First-Century. the result of this evolution have been used to discover the consequences for the menarcheal schooling of ladies. The study shows the next significant affects impacted the cultural development of menarche and menstruation: faith throughout the historic interval, medication through the sleek interval, and trade throughout the modern interval. The booklet means that academic reform during this region comprise: non-dominant cultural global perspectives, intergenerational aid, either female and male kinfolk, integrated as a part of collage coursework, comprise group and spiritual dependent academic facilities, and supply details addressing the well-being hazards and possible choices to advertisement items.

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