Bio

How do women experiences their bodies in illness and medicalization situations? In addressing this question, I combine theoretical philosophical insights with qualitative social scientific research methods. I specifically focus on: menopause, chronic fatigue syndrome, infertility and breast cancer.

See: www.marjoleindeboer.net

Teaching

MA Health Humanities | 6 ECTS | 'The normal and the abnormal'

www.tilburguniversity.edu/nl/onderwijs/masteropleidingen/health-humanities |

 

 

 

Courses

Recent publications

  1. De overgang is nog altijd een maatschappelijk taboe

    de Boer, M. (2021). De overgang is nog altijd een maatschappelijk taboe. Sociale Vraagstukken. https://www.socialevraagstukken.nl/de-overgang-is-nog-altijd-een-maatschappelijk-taboe/
  2. Epistemic in/justice in patient participation - A discourse analysis …

    de Boer, M. (Accepted/In press). Epistemic in/justice in patient participation: A discourse analysis of the Dutch ME/CFS Health Council advisory process. Sociology of Health & Illness.
  3. Melancholie en rouw in onvruchtbaarheidsbehandelingen

    de Boer, M. (2020). Melancholie en rouw in onvruchtbaarheidsbehandelingen. Bij Nader Inzien.
  4. Virile Infertile Men, and Other Representations of In/Fertile Hegemon…

    de Boer, M. (Accepted/In press). Virile Infertile Men, and Other Representations of In/Fertile Hegemonic Masculinity in Fiction TV Series. Journal of Medical Humanities.
  5. The Empirical and the Philosophical in Empirical Bioethics - Time for…

    Zeiler, K., & de Boer, M. (2020). The Empirical and the Philosophical in Empirical Bioethics: Time for a Conceptual Turn. American Journal of Bioethics - Empirical Bioethics, 11(1).

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