BIROn - Birkbeck Institutional Research Online

The most secret quintessence of life: glands, sex, and bodies, 1850-1950

Sengoopta, Chandak (2006) The most secret quintessence of life: glands, sex, and bodies, 1850-1950. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. ISBN 9780226748634.

Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://www.press.uchicago.edu/presssite/metadata.e...

Abstract

Table of Contents listing from the publisher website: Acknowledgments Introduction 1. The Gonads before the Endocrine Era 2. The Age of the Internal Secretions 3. Sexuality, Aging, and the Gonads: New Physiology and Old Values 4. Ending Gonadal Hegemony: Sex and the Endocrine Orchestra 5. The New Hormones in the Clinic Epilogue: The Gonads, the Brain, and the Neurohumoral Body Notes Index

Item Type: Book
School or Research Centre: Birkbeck Schools and Research Centres > School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > History, Classics and Archaeology
Depositing User: Sandra Plummer
Date Deposited: 25 Nov 2008 16:33
Last Modified: 17 Apr 2013 12:16
URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/752

Archive Staff Only (login required)

Edit/View Item Edit/View Item