Lifting the curse of menstruation a feminist appraisal of the influence of menstruation on women"s lives by

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Published by Haworth Press in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Menopause,
  • Women -- Physiology,
  • Menstruation,
  • Feminism,
  • Menstruation,
  • Menstruation disorders -- Psychology,
  • Psychophysiology

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesWomen & health.
StatementSharon Golub, editor.
ContributionsGolub, Sharon, 1937-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRG186 .L47 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 156 p. ;
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3170562M
ISBN 100866562427
LC Control Number83012723

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Most females of certain mammal species, including humans, undergo the females experience it roughly (so to speak) once a month from puberty until menopause, except when they are pregnant or lactating.

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