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Reproductive Rights


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The Girls Who Went Away: The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades Before Roe V. Wade
The Girls Who Went Away: The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades Before Roe V. Wade
by Ann Fessler
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In this deeply moving and myth-shattering work, Ann Fessler brings out into the open for the first time the astonishing untold history of the million and a half women who surrendered children for adoption due to enormous family and social pressure in the... (read more)

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Sacred Choices: The Right to Contraception and Abortion in Ten World Religions (Sacred Energies)
Sacred Choices: The Right to Contraception and Abortion in Ten World Religions (Sacred Energies)
by Daniel C Maguire
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This call to rethink major religious traditions on key topics of family planning provides a fresh, underreported side of these traditions. Written in a lively, engaging, and skilled style by a leading ethicist, this guide brings expert insights of major... (read more)

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Protecting the Right to Choose
Protecting the Right to Choose
by Kate Michelman
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From the former president of NARAL Pro-Choice America comes a politically impassioned, thought-provoking, and timely narrative about a womans constitutional right to shape her own life. Catalyzed by a pre–Roe v. Wade abortion, which required... (read more)

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Killing for Life: The Apocalyptic Narrative of Pro-Life Politics
Killing for Life: The Apocalyptic Narrative of Pro-Life Politics
by Carol Mason
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-240) and index.... (read more)

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Griswold V. Connecticut: Birth Control and the Constitutional Right of Privacy (Landmark Law Cases & American Society)
Griswold V. Connecticut: Birth Control and the Constitutional Right of Privacy (Landmark Law Cases & American Society)
by John W Johnson
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Americans value privacy as one of their most cherished rights, yet the word "privacy" isn't even mentioned in the U.S. Constitution. It took the Supreme Court's ruling in Griswold v. Connecticut (1965) to bestow constitutional protection upon this right.... (read more)

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Safe, Legal, and Unavailable?: Abortion Politics in the United States
Safe, Legal, and Unavailable?: Abortion Politics in the United States
by Melody Rose
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Finding that her students readily defend various positions on the abortion controversy, but rarely know what the actual status of abortion policy is, Rose (political science, Portland State U., Oregon) sets out the current policy--arguing that... (read more)

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Intimate Wars: the Life and Times of the Woman Who Brought Abortion From the Back Alley To the Board Room (12 Edition)
Intimate Wars: the Life and Times of the Woman Who Brought Abortion From the Back Alley To the Board Room (12 Edition)
by Merle Hoffman
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Merle Hoffman's life story is riveting. A former classical pianist, a self-made millionaire, and a feminist who found her life's work providing abortions, she has been a fearless crusader for women's right to choose. Over the years, Hoffman has used her... (read more)

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The Girls Who Went Away: The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades Before Roe v. Wade
The Girls Who Went Away: The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades Before Roe v. Wade
by Ann Fessler
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In this deeply moving and myth-shattering work, Ann Fessler brings out into the open for the first time the astonishing untold history of the million and a half women who surrendered children for adoption due to enormous family and social pressure in the... (read more)

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Dispatches from the Abortion Wars: The Costs of Fanaticism to Doctors, Patients, and the Rest of Us
Dispatches from the Abortion Wars: The Costs of Fanaticism to Doctors, Patients, and the Rest of Us
by Carole Joffe
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Surprising firsthand accounts from the front lines of abortion provision reveal the persistent cultural, political, and economic hurdles to access   More than thirty-five years after women won the right to legal abortion, most people do not realize... (read more)

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A Question of Choice
A Question of Choice
by Sarah Weddington
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"As a husband and as a father of a daughter, I am moved by Sarah Weddington's eloquent reminder of what Roe truly means—that our most private decisions can be made behind the closed doors of our homes, with our families, and in private... (read more)

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Reading Birth and Death: A History of Obstetric Thinking
Reading Birth and Death: A History of Obstetric Thinking
by Jo Murphy Lawless
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The issue of who should control childbirth remains one of the outstanding problems for the women's movement, despite almost four decades of campaigning for change. This continuing relevance suggests that exercising choice and personal agency remain... (read more)

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Wake Up Little Susie: Single Pregnancy and Race Before Roe Versus Wade
Wake Up Little Susie: Single Pregnancy and Race Before Roe Versus Wade
by Rickie Solinger
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Rickie Solinger provides the first published analyses of maternity home programs for unwed mothers from 1945 to 1965, and examines how nascent cultural and political constructs such as the population bomb and the sexual revolution reinforced racially... (read more)

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