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Author Luker, Kristin.

Title Abortion and the politics of motherhood / Kristin Luker.

Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c1984.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Eureka Non-Fiction  363.4 Luk    ---  Available
Description xvi, 324 pages ; 22 cm.
Series California series on social choice and political economy
California series on social choice and political economy.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Medicine and morality in nineteenth century -- Century of silence -- Abortion reform, professionals' dilemma -- Women and right to abortion -- Emergence of right-to-life movement -- World view of activists -- Motherhood and morality in America -- Future of the debate.
Provenance From the library of John Greenlee. Donated by his widow, Della Greenlee.
Subject Abortion -- United States.
Abortion -- Political aspects -- United States.
Pro-life movement -- United States.
Motherhood -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Aborto -- Aspectos politicos -- EE.UU.
Abortion, Legal -- United States.
Politics -- United States.
Avortement -- Etats-Unis.
Avortement -- Aspect politique -- Etats-Unis.
Maternite -- Aspect moral -- Etats-Unis.
Mouvement pour le respect de la vie -- Etats-Unis.
Abortus provocatus.
Sociale bewegingen.
Ethische aspecten.
Indexed Term United States Abortion Sociopolitical aspects
ISBN 0520043146

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