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Author Prescott, Heather Munro.

Title The morning after : a history of emergency contraception in the United States / Heather Munro Prescott.

Imprint New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  618.1825 P922m 2011    ---  Available
Description xi, 163 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Critical issues in health and medicine
Critical issues in health and medicine.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A second revolution in birth control -- Courageous volunteers -- Feminist health activism and the feds -- Balancing safety and choice -- Building consensus -- Mainstreaming emergency contraception -- From paternalism to patient empowerment.
Subject Emergency contraceptives -- United States -- History.
Birth control -- United States.
Contraception, Postcoital -- history -- United States.
Contraceptives, Postcoital -- history -- United States.
ISBN 9780813551630 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0813551633 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780813551623 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0813551625 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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