Abortion and woman's choice: the state, sexuality, and reproductive freedom

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Longman, Nov 1, 1984 - Law - 404 pages
A holistic understanding of abortion from a feminist perspective, including the history of its practice and state policies to contain it; the social, economic, and cultural conditions under which women utilize it; and the legal, moral, and political battles that surround it.

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Contents

Beyond A Womans Right to ChooseFeminist Ideas
1
Fertility Control in Theory and History
23
NineteenthCentury Criminalization
67
Copyright

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Rosalind Pollack Petchesky is Distinguished Professor of Political Science, Hunter College and the Graduate Center, City University of New York.