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Abortion

Author: Noah Berlatsky
Publisher: Detroit, MI : Greenhaven Press, ©2011.
Series: Global viewpoints.
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines various views about abortion.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Noah Berlatsky
ISBN: 9780737749274 073774927X 9780737749281 0737749288
OCLC Number: 521753938
Description: 254 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Abortion and religion. Buddhism opposes but does not condemn abortion / Damien Keown --
Hindu ethics about abortion are very different from western ones / Edward Omar Moad --
Islam condemns almost all abortions after four months / Muhammad ibn Adam al-Kawthari --
Judaism : approach to abortion is neither pro-choice nor pro-life / Daniel Eisenberg --
Catholics can support a pro choice stand on abortion / Jon O'Brien, Sara Morello --
Catholic legislators who support abortion should be denied communion / Pete Vere --
Abortion and the law. In Ireland, abortion should remain illegal / William Binchy --
In Europe abortion should be legalized / Gisela Wurm --
Jamaica should rewrite its outdated abortion laws / Zadie Neufville --
In Jamaica, abortions should remain illegal / Richard Ho Lung --
In Queensland, Australia, legal confusion over abortion must be addressed / Caroline de Costa, Michael Carrette --
In Queensland, Australia, abortion laws need not be changed / Paul Dobbyn --
Abortion and sex selection. Worldwide, selective abortion cause shortage of women / Joan Delaney --
In China, selective abortions have created a gender imbalance / Wei Xing Zhu, Li Lu, Therese Hesketh --
In India, women feel great pressure to abort female fetuses / Leela Visaria --
In the United States, technology will legitimize sex selective abortion / William Saletan --
Sex selection that does not involve abortion is ethical / David Heyd --
Sex selection is unethical even in the absence of abortion / Bart Engelen, Antoon Vandevelde --
Abortion and sex education. In South Africa, women need to be taught that is abortion is legal / Chelsea Morroni, Landon Myer, Kemilembe Tibazarwa --
In Russia, poor sex education results in too many abortions / Chloe Arnold --
In Zimbabwe, poor education results in too many illegal abortions / IRIN [Integrated Regional Information Networks] --
In Scotland, high abortion rate suggests failure of sex education / Magnus Gardham --
In England, peer led sex education does not reduce abortions / David A. Ross --
In the United States, sex education contributes to high abortion rates / Alabama Physicians for Life.
Series Title: Global viewpoints.
Responsibility: Noah Berlatsky, book editor.

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Examines various views about abortion.

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