Australian Left Review

Article Title

A Woman's Curse


Denise Russell


Psychiatrists often treat women as inherently disordered. The latest candidate for female disorder, reports Denise Russell, is pre-menstrual syndrome. For some psychiatrists, PMS is the cause of everything from bank robberies to domestic violence.



To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.