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Coney, Sandra

Overview
Works: 46 works in 90 publications in 1 language and 1,799 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  History  Biography  Pictorial works  Life skills guides  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Sandra Coney
The menopause industry : how the medical establishment exploits women by Sandra Coney( Book )

8 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coney destroys the myth that menopause is a disease with inevitable symptoms like depression, osteoporosis, and low sex drive. She explains what is really known about midlife health, explores the effect of society's negative views of aging, and examines the benefits and risks of common medical interventions like hormone replacement therapy, mammography, and cervical screening. After you read The Menopause Industry, you will be aware, informed, and able to make the right choices for you
Standing in the sunshine : a history of New Zealand women since they won the vote by Sandra Coney( Book )

9 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Standing in the sunshine is an illustrated social history of New Zealand women since they won the vote in 1893. New Zealand had the distinction of being the first country in the world where women's struggle for the vote resulted in success. This book explores all aspects of women's lives from 1893 to 1993, turning up new and unexpected moments in New Zealand women's history
The menopause industry : a guide to medicine's 'discovery' of the mid-life woman by Sandra Coney( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unfortunate experiment by Sandra Coney( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the full story behind the inquiry into the treatment of patients with carcinoma in situ at Auckland's National Women's Hospital
Salute to New Zealand( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I do : 125 years of weddings in New Zealand by Sandra Coney( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Traces the wedding through photographs which ... depict styles and changes and reflect the mood of each era"--Flap
Stroppy sheilas and gutsy girls : New Zealand women of dash and daring by Sandra Coney( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Stroppy Sheilas and Gutsy Girls Sandra Coney gathers together some of the most remarkable and feisty women ever to come out of New Zealand. Remembered here are women who violated very convention of the female role, women who performed feats of enormous courage and others who were guilty of less noble acts. Stroppy Sheilas and Gutsy Girls includes such characters as: Wairaka, Flossie Le Mar, Flora McKenzie and Miss Leila Adair
Unfinished business : what happened to the Cartwright Report? : writings on the aftermath of "the unfortunate experiment" at National Women's Hospital by Sandra Coney( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In August 1988, Judge Dame Sylvia Cartwright delivered her report on the Cervical Cancer Inquiry into the treatment of women at National Women's Hospital. The report was hailed by women's health consumer groups as a watershed in patients' rights in New Zealand. Five years on, what's happened?" -- Back cover
Into the fire : writings on women, politics and New Zealand in the era of the New Right by Sandra Coney( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Politics and values, gender politics, and health"--Back cover
Every girl : a social history of women and the YWCA in Auckland 1885-1985 by Sandra Coney( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles of Auckland's early feminists, a description of the beginnings of women's sport in Auckland, and the contribution of the YWCA to the war effort
Hysterectomy by Sandra Coney( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teachers for South Africa : New Zealand women at the South African War concentration camps by Ellen Ellis( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1902, as the South African War was nearing its end, twenty New Zealand women answered the call of the Empire and travelled to South Africa. There they taught in British concentration camps, which held over 130,000 Boer men, women and children. ... Drawing on the women's diaries, photographs and letters, Ellen Ellis follows their journey to South Africa, where they made new lives at the beginning of the new century. She brings together the women's voices to tell the story of this forgotten episode in our history."--Back cover
Feeling fabulous at 40, 50 and beyond : a handbook for mid-life women by Sandra Coney( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores a range of issues including health, work, retirement and relationships. Chapters are interspersed with interviews with prominent New Zealand women
Piha : a history in images by Sandra Coney( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in Undetermined and English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the radar : the story of Piha's World War 2 radar station by Sandra Coney( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the Radar is the story of Piha's World War 2 radar station, where the new high-tech weaponry of radar scanned the skies for signs of invading Japanese and the seas for submarines. One of a coastal network, reporting to the secret nerve centre at The Filter Room, the Piha station was a key part of New Zealand's home defence. This is also a book about a place and the connections between its ancient past, its history and its present. The high hill on which the station sat was sacred to Maori, a place where supernatural feats were performed. During and after the war, experiments to pinpoint the sources of radio emissions from the heavens were conducted at Piha, now acclaimed as laying the foundations for the modern science of radio astronomy. On the Radar will be a revelation for readers, containing much new material about strange happenings at New Zealand's best known beach, along with many previously unseen images"--Cover
United Womens Convention by United Women's Convention( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Protecting our future : the case for greater regulation of assisted reproductive technology : a discussion document( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piha : guardians of the iron sands : the first 75 years of the Piha Surf Life Saving Club by Sandra Coney( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To celebrate our first 75 years, Piha Surf Life Saving Club has published Piha: Guardians of the Iron Sands, written for the club by Sandra Coney. In 140 profusely-illustrated, full-colour pages the book takes readers on the journey of the country’s best-known club, highlighting its role in life saving and sporting innovation, and bringing back memories of the personalities and action-packed history of the club"--Publisher's description
Gone west : Great War memorials of Waitakere and their soldiers by Sandra Coney( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accident compensation : a women's issue : a report by Sandra Coney( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The menopause industry : how the medical establishment exploits women
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The menopause industry : a guide to medicine's 'discovery' of the mid-life womanTeachers for South Africa : New Zealand women at the South African War concentration campsPiha : guardians of the iron sands : the first 75 years of the Piha Surf Life Saving Club
Alternative Names
Coney, Sandra Lorraine

Coney, Sandra Lorraine 1944-

Sandra Coney New Zealand activist

Sandra Coney New Zealand local body politician, writer, feminist, historian, and women's health campaigner

Sandra Coney Nieuw-Zeelands politica (1944-)

Languages
English (63)