THE NEW OUR BODIE, OURSELVES

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The authors change the name of the book to Our Bodies, Ourselves, to emphasize women taking full ownership of our bodies. Republished by New England Free Press, the book puts women's health in a radically new political and social context and quickly becomes an underground success/5(12).

Other new voices include women’s organizations around the world that have created their own resources adapted from Our Bodies, Ourselves. Throughout the book, you will meet members of the Our Bodies Ourselves Global Network and read about their work on issues such as abortion, infertility, HIV education and prevention, and social activism/5().

Our Bodies, Ourselves for the New Century is the first major revision of this classic since and reflects the major changes that have occurred in every area of women's health. It is still the definitive consumer health reference of all new focus encompasses such controversial issues as: - Managing managed care and the insurance industry -- Questioning breast cancer treatment.

The New Our Bodies, Ourselves: A Book by and for Women (Paperback) Published September 1st by Simon & Schuster Paperback, pages. The U.S. book was updated in print through and online untilwhile global adaptions are still in development today.

We invite you to learn more about OBOS’s influence, impact, and ongoing advocacy work, and about Our Bodies Ourselves Today, a new collaboration with the Center for Health & Human Rights at Suffolk University. Hailed by The New York Times as a “feminist classic,” and “America’s bestselling book on women’s health,” the comprehensive guide to all aspects of women’s health and sexuality, including menopause, birth control, childbirth, sexual health, sexual orientation, gender identity, mental health and general years after the overhaul of this classic guide to women.

The New our bodies, ourselves: a book by and for women. Call Number: B74o, Publication Date: Updated and expanded for the s. Our bodies, ourselves for the new century: a book by and for women. Call Number: B74o, Publication Date: Our bodies, ourselves: a new edition for a new era.

Our bodies, ourselves for the new century: a book by and for women Item Preview remove-circle Our bodies, ourselves for the new century: a book by and for women by Boston Women's Health Book Collective. Publication date Topics Women, Women, Women Publisher New York, N.Y.: A Touchstone Book.

Click on a topic below to read excerpts from our books and content developed for our website. Please note that Our Bodies Ourselves is no longer able to regularly update our health content. The date an article was last revised is listed at the top of each page. Our Bodies, Ourselves by The Boston Women’s Health Book Collective, claims to have “served as a way for women, across ethnic, racial, religious and geographical boundaries, to start examining their health from a perspective that will bring about change”/5.

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But after nearly 50 years, Our Bodies Ourselves, the Boston nonprofit home of the book, will stop publishing the pubescent tome amid a period of “transition.” The book, last updated in   InWomen and Their Bodies was republished as Our Bodies, Ourselves by New England Free Press.

The work, priced at 40 cents, quickly Author: Brigit Katz. Our Bodies, Ourselves INTRODUCTION We are delighted to present Our Bodies, Ourselves—an in-depth look at women’s sexuality and reproductive health, from the first gynecological exam to sexual health in our later years.

Since its first newsprint edition published in the early s, Our Bodies, Ourselves (OBOS) has enabled women to learn about their bodies, gain insight from the experiences Book Edition: Revised.

Ruth Bell is a member of the Boston Women's Health Book Collective, which authored Our Bodies, Ourselves. She has worked for many years in the field of health and sex education, especially in programs for teenagers.

The book Our Bodies, Ourselves, the definitive women's health resource, has been providing important information to women for the past 25 n and carefully researched by the Boston Women's Health Collective, a nonprofit organization committed to education about women and health, the book candidly discusses a variety of issues concerning women's health and their bodies.

Our Bodies, Ourselves, American book on women’s health, first published in and followed by eight revised and updated editions, with the last appearing in It was a groundbreaking publication in its expressed goal of dispelling widespread ignorance about the female body and women’s health n: Sooo important.

Still. Unfortunately, the organization Our Bodies, Ourselves, the descendent of the Boston Women's Book Health Collective, has decided to stop publishing and focus on advocacy.

will be the last edition/5(8). Other new voices include women’s organizations around the world that have created their own resources adapted from Our Bodies, Ourselves. Throughout the book, you will meet members of the Our Bodies Ourselves Global Network and read about their work on issues such as abortion, infertility, HIV education and prevention, and social activism/5(K).

Our Bodies, Ourselves, a succession to a pamphlet of resources pulled from co-ops of women in and around Boston, Massachusetts, was published in New York in by Simon and ed from the original Women and Their Bodies, Our Bodies, Ourselves was an effort by a group of educated, middle class women to reinforce women's ownership of their bodies.

Hailed by The New York Times as a “feminist classic,” and “America’s bestselling book on women’s health,” the comprehensive guide to all aspects of women’s health and sexuality, including menopause, birth control, childbirth, sexual health, sexual orientation, gender identity, mental health and general years after the overhaul of this classic.

Our Bodies, Ourselves was the kind of book that libraries banned and women stashed under their beds like pornography—a fixture of college dorm rooms that.

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The most recent new edition of Our Bodies, Ourselves will be the last. The organization that publishes the iconic book announced last week that it can no longer afford to update the book. Our Bodies, Ourselves A New Edition for a New Era The Boston Women's Health Book Collective (Simon & Schuster, ) IT HAS BEEN 35 YEARS SINCE THE PUBLICATION OF THE FIRST EDITION OF OUR BODIES, OURSELVES (OBOS)--A COMPREHENSIVE WOMEN'S HEALTH BOOK THAT SPARKED A MOVEMENT, AND CHANGED THE WAY HEALTH EDUCATORS WOULD TEACH THE FACTS OF LIFE, AND MORE, TO NEW.

Together with its companion website,Our Bodies, Ourselves is a one-stop resource for women of all generations. PUBLISHERS WEEKLY The original edition of 's now-classic Our Bodies, Ourselves has sold more than three million copies, and the revised and expanded edition will likely prove equally popular /5(9).

Called “America’s bestselling book on all aspects of women’s health” and “a feminist classic” by The New York Times,copies of Our Bodies, Ourselves have been donated to women’s groups around the world, creating an estimated readership of more than 20 million worldwide.

The Boston Women's Health Book Collective (now known as Our Bodies Ourselves) is a non-profit organization founded in whose board members include Teresa Heinz Kerry, Susan Love, and Gloria Steinem. Their mission is to empower women by providing information about health, sexuality, and reproduction.

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If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel. Atria Books Release Date: October 4, Imprint: Atria Books ISBN: Language: English Download options: EPUB 2 (Adobe DRM). In the first chapter, Davis examines the development in the US of Our Bodies, Ourselves from its first self-published version in to its most recent edition, revealing that the book's legends have sometimes effaced rifts among the collective that created the book and, later, between the founders and staff hired to assist in the.

The following year, it was re-published regionally as the book Our Bodies, Ourselves and soldcopies. Simon and Schuster published the book's first commercial edition in.

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That year, the group incorporated as the Boston Women’s Health Book Collective (BWHBC). They signed a deal with Simon and Schuster to publish a book. “The proceeds would support the collective.The book we now recognize as Our Bodies, Ourselves wasn’t published until It has since been translated into 31 languages — one of the most translated .

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