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Author Ginsburg, Faye D.

Title Contested lives the abortion debate in an American community / Faye D. Ginsburg
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1989

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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 315 pages)
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Contents Introduction to the updated edition -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction -- Part I: Abortion and the American body politic ; 2. From the physicians' campaign to Roe v. Wade ; 3. The rise of the right-to-life movement -- Part II: The abortion controversy in a grass-roots setting ; 4. The first phase of conflict ; 5. The clinic conflict ; 6. Interpretive battlegrounds ; 7. Angles of incidence, angles of reflection -- Part III: "Procreation stories" ; 8. Interpreting life stories ; 9. The pro-choice narratives ; 10. The pro-life narratives -- Part IV: Reconstructing gender in America ; 11. La longue duree ; 12. Conclusion -- Epilogue: Pro-dialogue -- Appendix: Female moral reform movements in America -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-306)
Notes Includes indexes
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Subject Abortion -- United States -- Case studies
Abortion services -- United States -- Case studies
Pro-life movement -- United States -- Case studies
Pro-choice movement -- United States -- Case studies
Women social reformers -- United States -- Case studies
Abortion.
Abortion, Induced
Public Policy -- United States
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Demography.
Abortion.
Abortion services.
Pro-choice movement.
Pro-life movement.
Women social reformers.
United States.
UNITED STATES.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
√Čtudes de cas.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 88019887
ISBN 9780520922457
052092245X
0585054479
9780585054476
9780520064928
0520064925
9780520064935
0520064933