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Author Djerassi, Carl

Title This man's pill : reflections on the 50th birthday of the pill / Carl Djerassi
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003


Description 1 online resource (viii, 308 pages) : illustrations
Contents An exaltation of thirty: Murasaki and company -- Genealogy and birth of the pill -- Bitter pills -- The view from Tokyo -- Sex immorality -- From the pill to the PC -- Science-in-fiction is not science fiction. Is it autobiography? -- Behind the scrim of fiction -- The softer chemist -- The pill and Paul Klee -- Science on stage -- What if?
Notes Originally published: 2001
Includes index
Print version record
Subject Djerassi, Carl
Djerassi, Carl.
Oral contraceptives -- History
Oral contraceptives -- Social aspects -- History
Oral contraceptives.
Contraceptives, Oral
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Healthy Living.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Reference.
MEDICAL -- Preventive Medicine.
Oral contraceptives.
Oral contraceptives -- Social aspects.
Fármacos (sistema reprodutor)
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191593017