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Author Cacchioni, Thea, 1976- author.

Title Big pharma, women, and the labour of love / Thea Cacchioni.

Publication Info. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2015.


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Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Summary Cacchioni moves beyond the search for a sexual pharmaceutical drug for women to ask a broader question: how does the medicalization of female sexuality already affect women's lives?
Contents Preface : testifying at the US Food and Drug Administration -- Introduction : the labour of love in the sexual pharmaceutical era -- The rise and decline of big pharma's "sexual revolution" -- Treating women's sexual pain : biomedicalized, demedicalized, and do-it-yourself approaches -- The limits of normative heterosex -- Sex work : a labour of love -- Refusing heteronormative sex work -- A woman's work is never done -- Epilogue : the sexual pharmaceutical industry and its discontents.
Subject Pharmaceutical industry -- Social aspects.
Women -- Sexual behavior.
Women -- Drug use.
Sexual disorders -- Treatment.
Sexual Dysfunctions, Psychological -- drug therapy.
Sexual Behavior -- drug effects.
Drug Industry.
Sociological Factors.
Women's Health.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Industries -- General.
Pharmaceutical industry -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst01060175
Sexual disorders -- Treatment. (OCoLC)fst01114828
Women -- Drug use. (OCoLC)fst01176658
Women -- Sexual behavior. (OCoLC)fst01176942
Läkemedelsindustri -- sociala aspekter.
Kvinnlig sexualitet.
Sexualliv -- genusaspekter.
Sexuella funktionsstörningar -- behandling.
Sexuella funktionsstörningar -- genusaspekter.
Läkemedelsterapi -- genusaspekter.
Läkemedelsanvändning -- genusaspekter.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Cacchioni, Thea, 1976- Big pharma, women, and the labour of love. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [2015] 9781442642478 (OCoLC)907967949
ISBN 9781442694101 (electronic bk.)
1442694106 (electronic bk.)
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