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Bearing right : how conservatives won the abortion war

Author: William Saletan
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Journalist William Saletan reveals exactly how, thirty years after Roe v. Wade, "pro-choice" conservatives have won the abortion war. Having successfully turned abortion into a privacy issue, conservatives now prevail on issues ranging from abortion's legality and parental notification to Medicaid, rape, and cloning; consequently, reproductive autonomy is now becoming inaccessible to the young and the poor. This  Read more...
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Saletan
ISBN: 0520086880 9780520086883 0520243366 9780520243361
OCLC Number: 50730811
Description: 327 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: A place called hope --
Privacy and prejudice --
Who decided --
The new mainstream --
Triage --
Middle ground --
Victims and villains --
The right to choose life --
The era of big government --
Fatal position.
Responsibility: William Saletan.
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Reveals how, years after Roe v Wade, 'pro-choice' conservatives have won the abortion war. This title tells how abortion rights activists - people who desired social change, women's equality, and  Read more...

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"In "Bearing Right, Saletan lays to rest any question that the anti-abortion movement is in control of abortion politics in the United States. The story of how they gained control of the agenda, and Read more...

 
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