Abortion

Abortion

Between Freedom and Necessity

Book - 1996
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Baker & Taylor
Examines abortion policies around the world, from the United States and Ireland where the politics are particularly bitter, to China, where forced abortions often take place, to Russia, where a lack of contraception makes it the major form of birth control

Blackwell North Amer
Janet Hadley, in this fascinating and meticulously argued book, considers abortion politics with an international perspective and explores some of the new issues affecting the abortion controversy, such as the abortion pill and prenatal testing for birth defects. She challenges many of the arguments offered by the pro-life and pro-choice advocates, arguing for a renewed feminist commitment to abortion as a fundamental element of sexual freedom.

Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1996
ISBN: 9781566395069
1566395062
Characteristics: xiv, 250 p. : maps ; 24 cm

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