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The politics of abortion and birth control in historical perspective

Author: Donald T Critchlow
Publisher: University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, ©1996.
Series: Issues in policy history, #5.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While there is extensive literature on the social history, politics, and legal aspects of birth control and abortion in the United States, the history of family planning as a policy remains to be fully recorded. This volume is intended to contribute to this history by examining birth control and abortion within a larger cultural, policy, and comparative framework. The essays contained in this volume represent a
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald T Critchlow
ISBN: 0271015705 9780271015705
OCLC Number: 33132898
Notes: "Originally published as a special issue of Journal of policy history (vol. 7, no. 1, 1995)"--Title page verso.
Description: 180 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Birth control, population control, and family planning: an overview / Donald T. Critchlow --
The birth-control movement before Roe v. Wade / James W. Reed --
"Sound law and undoubtedly good policy" : Roe v. Wade in comparative perspective / Ian Mylchreest --
World population growth, family planning, and American foreign policy / John Sharpless --
Cultural politics at the edge of life / James Davison Hunter and Joseph E. Davis --
The right to life movement: sources, development, and strategies / Keth Cassidy --
The survival of the pro-choice movement / Suzanne Staggenborg.
Series Title: Issues in policy history, #5.
Other Titles: Journal of policy history.
Responsibility: edited by Donald T. Critchlow.

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These essays examine birth control, abortion, family planning, and population control in a public policy context, from the 19th century to the present. They represent a variety of perspectives and  Read more...

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