Woman and Body


This paper summarizes the naturalization recurrence from medicalization of the female body as a study on social control through bibliographic research on biological reproduction.in which ethnic, race differences, behavioral standards, social class are redefined. The paper further outlined that class predominance and male patriarchal is always maintained thus widening the rift of gender inequalities and social class to grow more extensive. The complexity in the development of technology has created the imbalance by supporting that the lower-income classes do not matter in any decision in regards to their reproductive health, their bodies, and schooling especially through physical education classes and science whereby upper-class predominance is usually sustained.

However, standardization and ordering concerning female body have been a matter of prodigy in both hegemony medical professionals and social life balancing portfolio. The paper therefore profoundly regarded with chronological improvements in the construction of medicine as an area of focus in the scientific research knowledge. Hitherto the processes by which the evolvement of the medical history as referred to our study in the past centuries with an emphasis to areas of scientific knowledge and technical expertise view of the male domain that has since increasingly involved in the interests control of the population, the workforce disciplinarization, social relations, and space hygienization.

The paper further analyses the need on modern medical emergency to be progressively consolidated as scientific knowledge on experimental science based in neutrality and rationality, excluding any judgment of subjectivity or value and on neutral observation, the creation of universal laws (Vieira, 2003).which was meant to promote a change on the relationship between visible and invisible class, argues -Foucault,(1980). Those principles of balances on gender were brought into practice with the characterization of ancient medicine by therapeutic instrumental, a limited diagnostic, and a small technical intervention with social normalization via development of moral rules related to work, hygienic and daily habits. All these changes have been contributed by medicine intervention. Besides, expansion of acts medical consumption and even products comprises the social medicalization.

Lastly in this script we have acknowledged the  best medical practice on the re-description events considered as natural, physiological and deviating social behaviors in the medical normalization of discursiveness and can now address the intervention of specialized methods, therefore any aspect of individual life, social are described in medical terms(Giffin, 1975) and according to Correa, (2001, p.25)

Critical Analysis.

The primary thesis is the recurrence of naturalization as the basis for the

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