Messengers of sex : hormones, biomedicine, and feminism [E-Book] / Celia Roberts.
Roberts, Celia, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007
1 online resource (xviii, 230 pages)
Cambridge studies in society and the life sciences
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Feminism, bodies and biological sex; Part I. Hormone Histories: 1. Folding hormonal histories of sex; Part II. Hormonal Bodies: 2. Articulating endocrinology's body; 3. Activating sexed behaviours; Part III. Hormone Cultures: 4. Elixirs of sex: hormone-replacement therapies and contemporary life; 5. The messaging effects of HRT; 6. Hormones in the world; Conclusion: Hormones as provocation.