Complaints & Disorders [Complaints and Disorders] by Barbara Ehrenreich
The Sexual Politics of Sickness (Contemporary Classics)

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See Reader Rating


Since 1973 this path-breaking work has set the tone for taking reproductive technology, abortion, childbirth, and psychiatric evaluations away from a sexist medical profession and putting women in charge of their own bodies and healthcare.

About Barbara Ehrenreich

See more books from this Author
Barbara Ehrenreich is the bestselling author of Nickel and Dimed, Bait and Switch, Bright-sided, This Land Is Their Land, Dancing in the Streets and Blood Rites, among others. A frequent contributor to Harper's and The Nation, she has also been a columnist at The New York Times and Time magazine. She is the winner of the L.A. Times Book Prize for Current Interest and ALA Notable Books for Nonfiction.  Ehrenreich was born in Butte, Montana, when it was still a bustling mining town. She studied physics at Reed College, and earned a Ph.D. in cell biology from Rockefeller University. Rather than going into laboratory work, she got involved in activism, and soon devoted herself to writing her innovative journalism. She lives and works in Florida.
Published July 1, 2011 by The Feminist Press at CUNY. 96 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, History, Political & Social Sciences, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

Reader Rating for Complaints & Disorders [Complaints and Disorders]

An aggregated and normalized score based on 7 user ratings from iDreamBooks & iTunes

Rate this book!

Add Review