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Abortion and Reproductive Rights

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Published by Oryx Press .
Written in English

  • Laws of Other Jurisdictions & General Law,
  • Medical ethics,
  • Practical & applied ethics,
  • Reproductive medicine,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Reference,
  • USA,
  • General,
  • Public Health,
  • Abortion,
  • Reproduction,
  • Medical / Public Health

  • The Physical Object
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    Open LibraryOL12229265M
    ISBN 101573561126
    ISBN 109781573561129

      Susanne Klausen is a Canadian historian and fellow at the University of Western Australia’s Institute of Advanced Studies. Her monograph Abortion Under Apartheid: Nationalism, Sexuality, and Women’s Reproductive Rights in South Africa presents the first scholarly study of the history of abortion in any African country. It is Author: Waltraud Maierhofer. abortion under apartheid: nationalism, sexuality, and women’s reproductive rights in South Africa Susanne M. Klausen, Oxford University Press, Oxford and New York, , pp., ISBN: , £ (Hbk) her body, our laws: on the front lines of .

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Abortion and Reproductive Rights by J. Douglas Butler Download PDF EPUB FB2

Solinger's book explores abortion, assisted reproductive technologies, "personhood," and other reproductive issues in simple, straightforward language that Author: Robin Marty.

Books shelved as reproductive-rights: Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights by Katha Pollitt, The Means of Reproduction: Sex, Power, and the Future of the Worl. Blumenthal, also a journalist, is the author of “Jane Against the World: Roe V.

Wade and the Fight for Reproductive Rights,” a book designed and packaged for teenagers. The book’s deeply researched history of reproductive rights is laid out in narrative, character-driven terms, and adults could also learn a lot from reading it.

(Karissa Haugeberg, Author of Women against Abortion: Inside the Largest Moral Reform Movement of the Twentieth Century) "Abortion Regret: The New Attack on Reproductive Freedom is required reading for activists, students, scholars, journalists, policy makers and anyone trying to confront the ongoing threats to reproductive rights.

The book is Author: J. Shoshanna Ehrlich, Alesha E. Doan. This is the first book to focus on the history of abortion in an African context. It traces the criminalization of abortion in South Africa during the apartheid era (–), the emergence of a flourishing clandestine abortion industry, and the controversial passage in of the country’s first statutory law on abortion.

The study examines the politics of gender, sexuality, racism. 15 Nonfiction Books About Reproductive Rights You Should Be Reading Right Now. Ann Fessler's book is not an easy read, but it is a necessary one, if you want to fully understand what a. A fascinating new book, Reproductive Rights and Justice Stories, tells behind-the-scenes stories about Roe v.

Wade and others. Pictured: Norma McCorvey, left, who was Jane Roe in the Roe case, with her attorney, Gloria Allred, outside the Supreme Court in Aprilwhere the Court heard arguments in a case that could have overturned the Roe v.

Home > Book Lists > Public Policy and Civics > Reproductive Rights. REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS: History of Contraception and Abortion Case Law and Public Policy The Debate about Birth Control & Abortion Politics and Rhetoric Ethical and Religious Views Reproductive Health and Medicine.

Key G General interest S Special interest Expert Directory Entry. Reproductive rights: who decides. Is a well written book that demonstrates the struggles many females have faced for centuries. I began this book being pro life, but after reading about the methods women have used to induce abortion that typically led to greater chances of death, I've reconsidered my stance/5.

The flurry of lawsuits filed over the past month by the Center for Reproductive Rights and its partners are succeeding in protecting access to abortio Planned Parenthood Center for Choice, et al v.

From award-winning author Karen Blumenthal, Jane Against the World is deep and passionate look at the riveting history of the fight for reproductive rights in the United States. Tracing the path to the landmark decision in Roe v. Wade and the continuing battle for women's rights, Blumenthal examines, in a straightforward tone, the root causes of the current debate around abortion and 5/5(4).

Abortion rights are in danger, the most serious since legalization in when the U.S. Supreme Court decided Roe only has the existing Court shown itself willing to strike at the very core of the Constitutional right to abortion, but every state legislature will have a shot at it.

Human rights have been used as a framework to analyze and gauge abuses, especially for coercive or oppressive governmental policies. The framing of reproductive (human) rights and population control programs are split along race and class lines, with white, western women predominately focused on abortion access (especially during the second wave feminism of the s), silencing women of.

The book opens with vivid stories of abortion providers through history, women such as Madame Restell, who ran a successful public abortion business in 19th-century New York City; and the Author: Elizabeth Rusch.

A landmark literary anthology of poems, stories, and essays, Choice Words collects essential voices that renew our courage in the struggle to defend reproductive rights. Twenty years in the making, the book spans continents and centuries.

This collection magnifies the voices of people reclaiming the sole authorship of their abortion experiences. A recent review of abortion legislation in the world (Center for Reproductive Rights, ) shows that in 66 or one third (%) of the countries or territories with a population that exceeds 1 million the law permits abortion only to safe the woman's life or it is prohibited all together and in 59 of these countries (%) abortion is permitted to preserve the woman's health.

Reproductive Rights and Justice Stories spans topics including contraception, abortion, pregnancy, and assisted reproductive technologies, telling the stories of these cases using a wide-lens perspective that illuminates the complex ways law is debated and forged―in social movements, in representative government, and in courts.

Reading the. Reproductive Rights and Abortion. Global. May 8, Dispatches. Governments Call for Protection of Sexual and Reproductive Rights.

Amanda Klasing Acting Co. With the Supreme Court likely to reverse Roe v. Wade, the landmark abortion decision, American debate appears fixated on clashing rights.

The first comprehensive legal history of a vital period, Abortion and the Law in America illuminates an entirely different and Pages:   As litigants debate abortion once again, supporters of reproductive rights are bringing the fight to the private sector, driving progress in the : Janet Burns.

1 day ago  Katha Pollitt’s most recent book is “Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights.” at AM EDT Fifteen-year-old Talia didn’t realize she was pregnant until well into her second trimester. Provides an in-depth look at reproductive rights in each state, including abortion-related legislation introduced, voted on, & enacted in the last year; the enforcement status of state abortion laws; & the number of women at risk of unintended pregnancy.

It also reviews whether states mandate sexuality education, including information about contraception & STD/HIV prevention & identifies. * Stephanie Toti, senior counsel at the Center for Reproductive Rights in NYC (left) and I at the book launch party. Posted in Reproductive Rights: Who Decides?, Uncategorized on 04/19/ Tags: Abortion, Abortion Rights, Birth Control, Contraception, reproductive rights, Roe v.

Center for Reproductive Rights uly 1 Sincethe Center for Reproductive Rights has produced The World’s Abortion Laws map to visually compare the legal status of induced abortion in different countries—and to advocate for greater progress in ensuring access to safe and legal abortion services for all women worldwide.

The recent confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the United States Supreme Court raises concern about the future of reproductive health, particularly access to abortion and affordable contraception. Although his impact on reproductive rights is to be determined, those who will be disproportionately impacted by further compromise of reproductive rights will always be the most vulnerable women.

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Blumenthal kicks off her narrative with a thrillerworthy scene: the raid by Chicago police on the eponymous “Jane,” an underground abortion referral service.

The book then pulls back to offer an engaging history of developments in reproductive rights that contributed to the landmark Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision. Along the way Brand: Roaring Brook Press. • In Januarya new abortion law came into effect in Ireland – the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act – which continues to criminalize and punish abortion with a 14 year prison sentence.

Many groups are putting pressure on governments, the UN and other international and regional bodies to limit sexual and reproductive rights. Control over reproduction is a basic need and a basic right for all women.

The issue of abortion is an on-going debate. Pro-choice groups believe that a woman should have access to whatever health care she needs and that she should have control over her own body. The Center for Reproductive Rights (CRR) is a global legal advocacy organization that seeks to advance reproductive rights, such as organization's stated mission is to "use the law to advance reproductive freedom as a fundamental human right that all governments are legally obligated to protect, respect, and fulfill."Headquarters: New York City.

For far too long, the GOP has been hijacking the narrative surrounding abortion, birth control, and women's bodily autonomy and reproductive rights.

This is a clear step in reclaiming that. Genre/Form: Legislation: Additional Physical Format: Online version: State-by-state review of abortion and reproductive rights.

Washington, D.C.: NARAL Foundation. Earlier this year, many candidates condemned the restrictive anti-abortion laws passing in Alabama and elsewhere, but fewer put forth specific policies for defending reproductive rights. Sens. Abortion and Reproductive Rights; Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content. If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register Author: Jane Maslow Cohen.

Reproductive Rights Law and Abortion Abortion has been the single most contentious issue in the history of reproductive rights and has represented some of the greatest legal challenges. Abortions, for example, were legal and had been performed for many years before the Constitution was adopted.

From abortion to reproductive freedom: transforming a movement User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Fried, an activist from the Boston Reproductive Rights Network, offers a diverse anthology of 47 articles concerning the future of the abortion-rights movement.

"Abortion Regret: The New Attack on Reproductive Freedom is required reading for activists, students, scholars, journalists, policy makers and anyone trying to confront the ongoing threats to reproductive rights. The book is meticulously researched. Reproductive rights The new conservative majority in the Supreme Court looks at abortion.

A case on March 4th gives judges a chance to begin rolling back Roe v Wade. The Center for Reproductive Rights is the only global legal advocacy organization dedicated to advancing reproductive rights. Learn about our Supreme Court case and other cases before national courts, United Nations committees, and regional human rights bodies.

This book tells the movement and litigation stories behind important reproductive rights and justice cases. The twelve chapters span topics including contraception, abortion, pregnancy, and assisted reproductive technologies, telling the stories of these cases using a wide-lens perspective that illuminates the complex ways law is debated and.

To Save Abortion Rights, We Have to Think Beyond Roe. By Lindy West. Ms. West is a co-founder of ShoutYourAbortion, If abortion and reproductive health Author: Lindy West.Blog Posts: Abortion & Reproductive Rights Inside the DIY Abortion Movement.

By Guest Contributor | February 5, If you thought an app that delivers contraception to your door would barely register on the radar of anti-reproductive rights activists, you’d be More.- Explore eggertma's board "Reproductive Rights", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Reproductive rights, This or that questions and Pro choiceK pins.