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The Resource Woman : an intimate geography, Natalie Angier

Woman : an intimate geography, Natalie Angier

Label
Woman : an intimate geography
Title
Woman
Title remainder
an intimate geography
Statement of responsibility
Natalie Angier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author explores the essence of what it means to be a woman--in body and mind--as she shares her thoughts on everything from organs to orgasm and menopause
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
612.6/2
Index
index present
LC call number
QP38
LC item number
.A54 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WP 101
NLM item number
A588w 2014
Label
Woman : an intimate geography, Natalie Angier
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Houghton Mifflin, 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Into the light -- Unscrambling the egg : it begins with one perfect solar cell -- Mosaic imagination : understanding the "female" chromosome -- Default line : is the female body a passive construct? -- The well-tempered clavier : on the evolution of the clitoris -- Suckers and horns : the prodigal uterus -- Mass hysteria : losing the uterus -- Circular reasonings : the story of the breast -- Holy water : breast milk -- A gray and yellow basket : the bounteous ovary -- Greasing the wheels : a brief history of hormones -- Venus in furs : estrogen and desire -- Mindful menopause : can we live without estrogen? -- There's no place like notoriety : mothers, grandmothers, and other great dames -- Wolf whistles and hyena smiles : testosterone and women -- Spiking the punch : in defense of female aggression -- Cheap meat : learning to make a muscle -- Labor of love : the chemistry of human bondage -- Of hoggamus and hogwash : putting evolutionary psychology on the couch -- A skeptic in paradise : a call for revolutionary psychology
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxxi, 478 pages
Isbn
9780544228108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn854944380
  • (OCoLC)854944380
Label
Woman : an intimate geography, Natalie Angier
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Houghton Mifflin, 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Into the light -- Unscrambling the egg : it begins with one perfect solar cell -- Mosaic imagination : understanding the "female" chromosome -- Default line : is the female body a passive construct? -- The well-tempered clavier : on the evolution of the clitoris -- Suckers and horns : the prodigal uterus -- Mass hysteria : losing the uterus -- Circular reasonings : the story of the breast -- Holy water : breast milk -- A gray and yellow basket : the bounteous ovary -- Greasing the wheels : a brief history of hormones -- Venus in furs : estrogen and desire -- Mindful menopause : can we live without estrogen? -- There's no place like notoriety : mothers, grandmothers, and other great dames -- Wolf whistles and hyena smiles : testosterone and women -- Spiking the punch : in defense of female aggression -- Cheap meat : learning to make a muscle -- Labor of love : the chemistry of human bondage -- Of hoggamus and hogwash : putting evolutionary psychology on the couch -- A skeptic in paradise : a call for revolutionary psychology
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxxi, 478 pages
Isbn
9780544228108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn854944380
  • (OCoLC)854944380

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