Woman of Valor: Margaret Sanger and the Birth Control Movement in America (Google eBook)
Ellen Chesler's 1992 biography of Margaret Sanger is acclaimed as definitive and is widely used and cited by scholars and activists alike in the fields of women's health and reproductive rights.
Chesler's substantive new Afterword considers how Sanger's life and work hold up in light of subsequent developments, such as U.S. Supreme Court cases challenging the constitutional doctrine of privacy and international definitions of reproductive health as an essential human right.
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Review: Woman of Valor: Margaret Sanger and the Birth Control Movement in AmericaUser Review - Heather - Goodreads
This was a great biography of an amazing woman whose life saw and shaped the evolution of the birth control movement. The book was well researched, and the addition of so many pictures brought the ... Read full review
Review: Woman of Valor: Margaret Sanger and the Birth Control Movement in AmericaUser Review - Mary - Goodreads
A pretty good read. She was an interesting woman. Her lifestyle reminded me of Peggy Guggenheim - they were about the same age - although they hung out with different sorts of people. Her separateness ... Read full review
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