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

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

Label
The Abortion controversy : a documentary history
Title
The Abortion controversy
Title remainder
a documentary history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Eva R. Rubin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 344.73/0546
  • 347.304546
Index
index present
LC call number
KF3771.A7
LC item number
A26 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rubin, Eva R
Series statement
Primary documents in American history and contemporary issues series,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abortion
  • Abortion
  • Abortion
  • Abortion, Induced
Label
The Abortion controversy : a documentary history, edited by Eva R. Rubin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Control code
000117140
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 312 p.
Isbn
9780313284762
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
93025068
Note
Missing (11/7/16 CA)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 117140
  • 117324
Label
The Abortion controversy : a documentary history, edited by Eva R. Rubin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Control code
000117140
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 312 p.
Isbn
9780313284762
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
93025068
Note
Missing (11/7/16 CA)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 117140
  • 117324

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