About Abortion

Author: Carol Sanger
Publisher: Belknap Press
ISBN: 9780674737723
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As talk becomes more transparent, Carol Sanger writes, women’s decisions about whether to become mothers will be treated more like those of other adults making significant personal choices.

Saf Ve D Nceli Romanc

Author: Orhan Pamuk
ISBN: 9789750509407
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In these essays, based on the author's Charles Eliot Norton lectures from 2009 at Harvard University, Orhan Pamuk examines the relationship between author and reader, discusses the distinction between "naive" and "sentimental" writing, and ...

Encyclopedia Of Privacy A M

Author: William G. Staples
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313334788
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During the first half of the twentieth century, abortions were illegal, secretive, and
heavily stigmatized, but American women still found ways to get them. Working
behind closed doors, some doctors sympathetically aided female patients who
were desperate to terminate unwanted pregnancies. In the 1950s and 1960s,
women of privilege were sometimes able to get approval from hospital
committees for "therapeutic" abortions, while poor women and women of color
were more likely to ...

Abortion Wars

Author: Rickie Solinger
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520209527
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Kathryn Kolbert and Andrea Miller LEGAL STRATEGIES FOR ABORTION
RIGHTS IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY Over the last two decades we have
witnessed a widespread transformation of women's roles in American society,
influenced in large part by women's greater ability to control their reproductive
lives. We have made much progress in a historically short period of time, moving
in a few decades from the tragic days of back-alley abortions to an era of safe
pregnancy ...

Reproductive Rights

Author: Vicki Oransky Wittenstein
Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books
ISBN: 1467792373
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As society changes—and as new reproductive technologies expand the possibilities for controlling and initiating pregnancy—Americans will continue to debate reproductive rights for all.

Abortion Life

Author: Jennifer Baumgardner
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 9781617750397
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She instructs, hopefully; this book belongs in the hands of a new generation of abortion-rights advocates, who can benefit from its history and might strive to answer its difficult questions."—Los Angeles Times

The New Evangelical Social Engagement

Author: Brian Steensland
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199329567
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birth abortion in graphic detail, using language that was indistinguishable from
the descriptions given by more conservative prolifers. On most political issues, ...
By the early twentyfirst century, evangelicals—whether they were progressive or
conservative—were more strongly prolife than ever. A 2008 survey revealed ...
with their parents. But on the issue of abortion, they could not escape the belief
that terminating a pregnancy meant taking a human life and was therefore wrong.
31 ...

Women And Poverty In 21st Century America

Author: Paula vW. Dáil
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 078648814X
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ise of health care for every American but was unable to succeed in passing
health-care legislation. Finally, in 2009, after lengthy, contentious debates in a
Democrat-controlled Congress, President Obama signed a health-care reform bill
intended to make health insurance both mandatory and affordable for everyone.
Republicans uniformly opposed the legislation, and as a result many expect
major portions of the bill will be repealed as soon as there is a Republican-
controlled ...

Living Vatican Ii

Author: Gerald O'Collins
Publisher: Paulist Press
ISBN: 9780809142903
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Abortion. From ancient times the practice of inducing abortion to terminate
unwanted pregnancies was widespread, but before the nineteenth century was
not always criminalized.16 The Soviet Union legalized abortion in 1920, and from
the 1960s abortion began to be legalized in other countries. In the United
Kingdom (with the exception of Northern Ireland and the Channel Islands) the
1967 Abortion Act permitted abortion under certain circumstances up till the
twenty-fourth week of ...

Bioethical And Evolutionary Approaches To Medicine And The Law

Author: W. Noel Keyes
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590317259
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Twenty-first Century Approach State legislation requiring parental consent to
abortions by all minors who are mature enough to make an abortion decision on
their own should be repealed. 7. Harassing ... The term “reproductive health
services” is expansively defined to include “medical, surgical, counseling or
referral services . . . including services relating to . . . the termination of a
pregnancy” whether those services are provided “in a hospital, clinic physician's
office, or other facility.