Margaret Sanger and the Origin of the Birth Control Movement, 1910-1930: The Concept of Women's Sexual Autonomy

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Edwin Mellen Press, Jan 1, 2008 - Biography & Autobiography - 255 pages
This study examines the early writing and relationships of activist Margaret Sanger by focusing on the feminist aspect of the birth control movement pertaining to sexual autonomy for women.

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Dr. Patricia Walsh Coates is an Assistant Professor of Education at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania. She earned her Ph.D. in American History from Lehigh University.

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