skip to content
Abortion Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Abortion

Author: Noël Merino
Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, ©2012.
Series: Introducing issues with opposing viewpoints.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Explores moral issues related to abortion, such as whether the practice is morally similar to murder and whether prohibiting abortion violates the human rights of women, along with a discussion on the legal restrictions on abortion and the impact of legal abortion on society.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Young adult literature
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Noël Merino
ISBN: 9780737756708 0737756705
OCLC Number: 744303017
Description: 143 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Foreword --
Introduction --
Is abortion immoral? Abortion is unjustified homicide / Matthew Flannagan ; Abortion does not have the moral status of murder / William Saletan ; Abortion violates the Right to Life of the unborn baby / Frank Pavone ; Prohibition on abortion violates the human rights of women / Karen Espindola ; Abortion is wrong because human life begins at conception / Colleen Carroll Campbell ; The existence of human life is irrelevant to the moral issue of abortion / Garry Wills --
Should abortion be legally restricted? Roe v. Wade should be overturned / Ken Blackwell ; Roe v. Wade should not be overturned / Center for Reproductive Rights ; There should be some restrictions on abortion / Ross Douthat ; Restrictions do not significantly reduce abortions and have harmful consequences / Janet Pearson ; Abortion should be completely restricted without exceptions / Leslie Tignor ; Parental involvement laws should be required for a minor's abortion / Maggie Datiles ; Parental involvement laws should not be required for a minor's abortion / NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation --
Does legal abortion benefit or harm society? Roe v. Wade has advanced women's equality / Deborah Jacobs ; Roe v. Wade has not resulted in progress / Janice Shaw Crouse ; Legal abortion saves women's lives / NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation ; Legal abortion has not saved women's lives / Human Life International ; Legal abortion results in a culture of death / George Neumayr ; Opponents of abortion are creating a culture of terror / Melissa Harris-Perry --
Facts about abortion --
Organizations to contact.
Series Title: Introducing issues with opposing viewpoints.
Responsibility: Noël Merino, book editor.

Abstract:

Explores moral issues related to abortion, such as whether the practice is morally similar to murder and whether prohibiting abortion violates the human rights of women, along with a discussion on the legal restrictions on abortion and the impact of legal abortion on society.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(3)

User lists with this item (2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/744303017> # Abortion
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "744303017" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/miu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1107049287#Place/detroit> ; # Detroit
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/794636> ; # Abortion--Social aspects
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1107049287#Topic/abortion_law_and_legislation> ; # Abortion--Law and legislation
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1107049287#Topic/abortion_social_aspects> ; # Abortion--Social aspects
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85000200> ; # Abortion--Law and legislation
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/362.19888/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/794582> ; # Abortion
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/794598> ; # Abortion--Law and legislation
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/78233498> ; # Noël Merino
   schema:copyrightYear "2012" ;
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "Foreword -- Introduction -- Is abortion immoral? Abortion is unjustified homicide / Matthew Flannagan ; Abortion does not have the moral status of murder / William Saletan ; Abortion violates the Right to Life of the unborn baby / Frank Pavone ; Prohibition on abortion violates the human rights of women / Karen Espindola ; Abortion is wrong because human life begins at conception / Colleen Carroll Campbell ; The existence of human life is irrelevant to the moral issue of abortion / Garry Wills -- Should abortion be legally restricted? Roe v. Wade should be overturned / Ken Blackwell ; Roe v. Wade should not be overturned / Center for Reproductive Rights ; There should be some restrictions on abortion / Ross Douthat ; Restrictions do not significantly reduce abortions and have harmful consequences / Janet Pearson ; Abortion should be completely restricted without exceptions / Leslie Tignor ; Parental involvement laws should be required for a minor's abortion / Maggie Datiles ; Parental involvement laws should not be required for a minor's abortion / NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation -- Does legal abortion benefit or harm society? Roe v. Wade has advanced women's equality / Deborah Jacobs ; Roe v. Wade has not resulted in progress / Janice Shaw Crouse ; Legal abortion saves women's lives / NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation ; Legal abortion has not saved women's lives / Human Life International ; Legal abortion results in a culture of death / George Neumayr ; Opponents of abortion are creating a culture of terror / Melissa Harris-Perry -- Facts about abortion -- Organizations to contact."@en ;
   schema:description "Explores moral issues related to abortion, such as whether the practice is morally similar to murder and whether prohibiting abortion violates the human rights of women, along with a discussion on the legal restrictions on abortion and the impact of legal abortion on society."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1107049287> ;
   schema:genre "Young adult literature"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1107049287#Series/introducing_issues_with_opposing_viewpoints> ; # Introducing issues with opposing viewpoints.
   schema:name "Abortion"@en ;
   schema:productID "744303017" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/744303017#PublicationEvent/detroit_greenhaven_press_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1107049287#Agent/greenhaven_press> ; # Greenhaven Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780737756708> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/744303017> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1107049287#Agent/greenhaven_press> # Greenhaven Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Greenhaven Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1107049287#Series/introducing_issues_with_opposing_viewpoints> # Introducing issues with opposing viewpoints.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/744303017> ; # Abortion
   schema:name "Introducing issues with opposing viewpoints." ;
   schema:name "Introducing issues with opposing viewpoints" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1107049287#Topic/abortion_law_and_legislation> # Abortion--Law and legislation
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Abortion--Law and legislation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85000200> # Abortion--Law and legislation
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Abortion--Law and legislation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/794582> # Abortion
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Abortion"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/794598> # Abortion--Law and legislation
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Abortion--Law and legislation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/794636> # Abortion--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Abortion--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/78233498> # Noël Merino
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Merino" ;
   schema:givenName "Noël" ;
   schema:name "Noël Merino" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780737756708>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0737756705" ;
   schema:isbn "9780737756708" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.