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The Abortion controversy : a documentary history / edited by Eva R. Rubin.

Other author/creatorRubin, Eva R.
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoWestport, Conn. : Greenwood, ©1994.
Descriptionxxiv, 312 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Primary documents in American history and contemporary issues series, 1069-5605
Primary documents in American history and contemporary issues series. UNAUTHORIZED
Partial contents Part I : before 1960 -- Abortion in historical context -- Contraception and abortion in America before 1960 - Part II : the abortion reform movement (1960-1972) -- The reformers -- Catalysts -- Reform activity in state legislatures (1967-1972) -- The politics of state legislative reform (1967-1973) -- Breakthrough in the courts -- The abortion situation worldwide -- Public opinion -- Philosophical arguments for and against the liberalization of abortion laws - Part III : the 1973 abortion cases -- The law and the cases -- The immediate reaction to the abortion decisions -- Part IV : the battle lines are drawn (1974-1980) -- State legislative action and judicial response (1974-1980) -- Amending the constitution -- Politics and elections -- Part V : the Reagan and Bush administrations and beyond (1980- ) -- National politics -- State legislation during the 1980s -- New issues and problems.
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Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 93025068
ISBN0313284768 (alk. paper)

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