Sexual chemistry : a history of the contraceptive pill

Author
Published
  • New Haven, Conn. ; London : Yale University Press [2010]
Physical description
xxxi, 372 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
  • 9780300167917 (pbk.)
  • 0300167911 (pbk.)
Notes
  • Originally published: 2001.
  • "With a new preface."
Contents
  • 1. The population problem and the pill -- 2. The contraceptive challenge : the search for a pill -- 3. Sexual chemistry -- 4. Human guinea pigs? -- 5. Doctors and the pill -- 6. Handling health concerns of the pill : thrombosis -- 7. The pill and the riddle of cancer -- 8. 'A dream come true' : the reception of the pill -- 9. Divisive device : the pill and the Catholic Church -- 10. Panacea or poisoned chalice?
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
Language
  • English

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Singleton Park Library : Main RG137.5 .M32 2010

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