Skip to main content

Gender and Science

All uploaded on 27th June

Ruth Perry, "Colonizing the Breast: Sexuality and Maternity in Eighteenth-Century England," Journal of the History of Sexuality, 2.2 (Oct 1991): pp 204-234 here

Lisa Forman Cody, "The Politics of Reproduction: From Midwives' Alternative Public Sphere to the Public Spectacle of Man-Midwifery," Eighteenth-Century Studies 32.4 (Summer 1999): pp. 477-95 here

Londa Schiebinger, "Agnotology and Exotic Abortifacients: the Cultural Production of Ignorance in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World," Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 149.3 (Sept 2005): pp 316-43 here

Thomas Hallock, "Male Pleasure and the Genders of 18th-century Botanic Exchange: A Garden Tour," WMQ, 62.4 (Oct 2005): pp. 697-718 here