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Author Mishtal, Joanna, author.

Title The politics of morality : the church, the state, and reproductive rights in postsocialist Poland / Joanna Mishtal.

Publication Info. Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, [2015]
©2015

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Description 1 online resource (273 pages) : illustrations.
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Series Ohio University Press Polish and Polish-American studies series
Ohio University Press Polish and Polish-American studies series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : women's rights and democratization: the Polish paradox -- "The church was helping us win freedom" : democratic transition and the return of God -- Restricting access to reproductive services : religious power and moral governance -- Women respond : feminist consciousness-raising and activism -- Confessions, Kolda rituals, and other surveillance -- Abortion, Polish style -- The "dying nation" and the postsocialist logics of declining motherhood -- Conclusion : the future of women's rights in Poland.
Note Description based on print version record.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Catholic Church -- Political activity -- Poland.
Women -- Political activity -- Poland.
Women's rights -- Poland.
Church and state -- Poland.
Reproductive rights -- Poland.
Abortion -- Poland.
Poland -- Politics and government -- 1989-
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Mishtal, Joanna. Politics of morality : the church, the state, and reproductive rights in postsocialist Poland. Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, [2015] Ohio University Press Polish and Polish-American studies series 9780821421406
ISBN 9780821421390 (hc : alk. paper)
9780821421406 (pb : alk. paper)
9780821445174 (e-book)

 
    
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