Books in category Social Science – Abortion & Birth Control

  • Recall Abortion

    Recall Abortion
    Janet Morana

    Bad products are recalled every day: the Ford Pinto, faulty tires, dangerous prescription pills, contaminated lettuce.

  • Fetal Positions

    Fetal Positions
    Karen Newman

    Containing a wealth of illustrations, a critical study of images of fetuses, pregnancy, and childbirth from the sixteenth century to the present traces the influence of such images on public and professional opinion about abortion and …

  • Behind Every Choice is a Story

    Behind Every Choice is a Story
    Gloria Feldt, Carol Trickett Jennings

    Taken together, they provide a social context beyond the political public forum for reproductive rights and health care choices. These are stories that speak in personal, quiet voices of people whose lives are defined by their choices.

  • Historical and Multicultural Encyclopedia of Women s Reproductive Rights in the United States

    Historical and Multicultural Encyclopedia of Women’s Reproductive Rights in the United States
    Judith A. Baer

    An indispensable reference guide for scholars and students interested in the arguments concerning the claims of whether, when, and how children are, or are not, to be conceived in the contemporary United States.

  • Re thinking Abortion

    Re-thinking Abortion
    Mary Boyle

    This book will be of interest to all those engaged with feminist thinking, whether as student, academic, or professional in practice.

  • The Right to Survive

    The Right to Survive
    Tanja Schuemer-Cross, Ben Heaven Taylor

    Statement of responsibility from p. [2] of cover.

  • Girls on the Stand

    Girls on the Stand
    Helena Silverstein

    In making this case, the book casts doubt not only on the structure of parental involvement mandates but also on the naive faith in the law that sustains them.

  • Body Law and the Body of Law

    Body Law and the Body of Law
    Christine M. Hassenstab

    Norms can change slowly or rapidly, even within a lifetime. This book examines both social and legal norms and theories of how they are both created.

  • Life in the Balance

    Life in the Balance
    Robert N. Wennberg

    Discusses the moral, medical, religious, and legal aspects of abortion and summarizes the various arguments for and against abortion.

  • The Death of Humanity

    The Death of Humanity
    Richard Weikart

    The Death of Humanity explores our culture's declining respect for the sanctity of human life, drawing on philosophy and history to reveal the dark road ahead for society if we lose our faith in human life. Does Human Life Matter?

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