přejít na obsah
Choice & coercion : birth control, sterilization, and abortion in public health and welfare Náhled dokumentu
ZavřítNáhled dokumentu
Probíhá kontrola...

Choice & coercion : birth control, sterilization, and abortion in public health and welfare

Autor Johanna Schoen
Vydavatel: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2005.
Edice: Gender & American culture.
Vydání/formát:   Kniha : State or province government publication : EnglishZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
Databáze:WorldCat
Shrnutí:
In August 2003, North Carolina became the first U.S. state to offer restitution to victims of state-ordered sterilizations carried out by its eugenics program between 1929 and 1975. The decision was prompted by newspaper stories based on the research of Johanna Schoen, who was granted unique access to summaries of 7,500 case histories and the papers of the North Carolina Eugenics Board. In this book, Schoen situates  Přečíst více...
Hodnocení:

(ještě nehodnoceno) 0 zobrazit recenze - Buďte první.

Předmětová hesla:
Více podobných

 

Vyhledat exemplář v knihovně

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Vyhledávání knihoven, které vlastní tento dokument...

Detaily

Žánr/forma: History
Doplňující formát: Online version:
Schoen, Johanna.
Choice & coercion.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2005
(OCoLC)654640796
Typ materiálu: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internetový zdroj
Typ dokumentu: Book, Internet Resource
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Johanna Schoen
ISBN: 0807829196 9780807829196 0807855855 9780807855850
OCLC číslo: 56085957
Popis: xiv, 331 p. ; 25 cm.
Obsahy: Introduction : a great thing for poor folks --
Teaching birth control on Tobacco Road and in Mill Village Alley : the history of public birth control services --
Nothing is removed except the possibility of parenthood : women and the politics of sterilization --
I knew that it was a serious crime : negotiating abortion before Roe v. Wade --
Taking foam powder and jellies to the natives : family planning goes abroad --
Epilogue : from the footnotes to the headlines : sterilization apologies and their lessons.
Název edice: Gender & American culture.
Jiné tituly: Choice and coercion
Odpovědnost: Johanna Schoen.
Více informací:

Anotace:

This book situates North Carolina's reproductive politics in a national and global context. It demonstrates how each method for limiting unwanted pregnancies had the potential both to expand and to  Přečíst více...

Recenze

Recenze redakce

Souhrn od vydavatele

"[A] well-written book. . . . [that has] the sort of impact that many academics dream of initiating and rarely achieve."--"Journal of Interdisciplinary History"

 
Recenze vložené uživatelem
Nahrávání recenzí GoodReads...
Přebírání recenzí DOGO books...

Štítky

Buďte první.
Potvrdit tento požadavek

Tento dokument jste si již vyžádali. Prosím vyberte Ok pokud chcete přesto v žádance pokračovat.

Propojená data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/56085957>
library:oclcnum"56085957"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/56085957>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/833168>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Birth control--Government policy."@en
schema:name"Birth control--Government policy"@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1430556>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Abortion--Government policy."@en
schema:name"Involuntary sterilization"@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:copyrightYear"2005"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2005"
schema:description"In August 2003, North Carolina became the first U.S. state to offer restitution to victims of state-ordered sterilizations carried out by its eugenics program between 1929 and 1975. The decision was prompted by newspaper stories based on the research of Johanna Schoen, who was granted unique access to summaries of 7,500 case histories and the papers of the North Carolina Eugenics Board. In this book, Schoen situates the state's reproductive politics in a national and global context. Widening her focus to include birth control, sterilization, and abortion policies across the nation, she demonstrates how each method for limiting unwanted pregnancies had the potential both to expand and to limit women's reproductive choices. Such programs overwhelmingly targeted poor and nonwhite populations, yet they also extended a measure of reproductive control to poor women that was previously out of reach. On an international level, the United States has influenced reproductive health policies by, for example, tying foreign aid to the recipients' compliance with U.S. notions about family planning. The availability of U.S.-funded family planning aid has proved to be a double-edged sword, offering unprecedented opportunities to poor women while subjecting foreign patients to medical experimentation that would be considered unacceptable at home. Drawing on the voices of health and science professionals, civic benefactors, and the women themselves, Schoen's study allows deeper understandings of the modern welfare state and the lives of American women. --Publisher description."@en
schema:description"Introduction : a great thing for poor folks -- Teaching birth control on Tobacco Road and in Mill Village Alley : the history of public birth control services -- Nothing is removed except the possibility of parenthood : women and the politics of sterilization -- I knew that it was a serious crime : negotiating abortion before Roe v. Wade -- Taking foam powder and jellies to the natives : family planning goes abroad -- Epilogue : from the footnotes to the headlines : sterilization apologies and their lessons."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/797217344>
schema:genre"History."@en
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Choice and coercion"@en
schema:name"Choice & coercion : birth control, sterilization, and abortion in public health and welfare"@en
schema:numberOfPages"331"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Zavřít okno

Prosím přihlaste se do WorldCat 

Nemáte účet? Můžete si jednoduše vytvořit bezplatný účet.