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Author Hodges, Sarah.

Title Contraception, colonialism and commerce : birth control in South India, 1920-1940 / Sarah Hodges
Published [Place of publication not identified] : Routledge, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (188 pages)
Series The history of medicine in context
History of medicine in context.
Contents Introduction : late colonial biopolitics -- Anxiety without action : contraception and the late colonial state -- The Madras Neo-Malthusian League and global networks of contraceptive evangelism -- An apocalyptic body politics of modernity : contraception and the self respect movement -- Contraceptive commercialism -- Epilogue : the state of the population : history and fertility in twentieth-century Tamil Nadu
Subject Birth control -- India -- Chennai -- History
Contraceptives -- India -- Chennai -- History
Birth control.
British colonies.
SUBJECT Chennai (India) -- Population -- History
Great Britain -- Colonies -- India -- History
Subject India -- Chennai.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1351948881