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The Law and politics of abortion

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Published by Lexington], Gower [distributor] in Lexington, (Farnborough, Hants.) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Abortion -- Law and legislation -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includesindex.

    Statementedited by Carl E. Schneider, Maris A. Vinovskis.
    ContributionsSchneider, Carl E., Vinovskis, Maris A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF9315
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxlvii,268p. :
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21585907M
    ISBN 100669033863

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    Law and Politics Book Review Sponsored by the Law and Courts Section of the American Political Science Association. THE STREET POLITICS OF ABORTION: SPEECH, VIOLENCE, AND AMERICA’S CULTURE WARS by Joshua C. Wilson. Stanford: Stanford University Press, pp. Cloth $ The first book, The Street Politics of Abortion: Speech, Violence, and America’s Culture Wars, looks at how the competing sides in the abortion movement use free speech and conceive of free speech in abortion politics. It looks at the regulation of clinic-front abortion protesting and how the two sides navigate the courts and mobilize ideas.

    Abortion is a wonderful resource for teaching and research, or simply for pondering this troubling and complex issue." —Jennifer L. Hochschild, Harvard University "This book provides an essential resource for understanding one of the most divisive issues in American politics.   When Abortion Was a Crime: Women, Medicine and Law in the United States by Leslie Reagan. Reproductive Politics, Solinger's book explores Author: Robin Marty.


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Scarlet A, by Professor Katie Watson, is a welcome addition to the discussion about abortion ethics and politics in the United States. The book is well researched and insightful yet highly accessible. Most important, the book brings balance to the debate, and urges respect and dialogue between people with differing views about this charged by: 5.

Although this book is relatively short, she manages to pack a fair number of topics into it--individual stigma, the ethics surrounding abortion, the law, structural stigma, and conversation. Watson is pro choice, but in the ethics sections, she gives due weight to anti abortion points of view (though it's still fairly clear she rejects them)/5.

In this volume, sociologist Anne Hendershott gives an excellent history of The Politics of Abortion. Among other things, Hendershott shows how the Democratic Party went from being the champion of the little guy to abandoning the most defenseless among us.

Although Ted Kennedy, Bill Clinton, Al Gore, Jesse Jackson and many other democratic Cited by: 1. This book explains the law of abortion, challenges the toxic politics that make it a public football and private secret, offers tools for more productive private exchanges, and leads the way to a more robust public discussion of abortion : Oxford University Press.

A gripping account of social-movement divides and crucial legal strategies, this book delivers a definitive recent history of an issue that transforms American law and politics to this day.

Offers the first legal history of a crucial chapter in the American abortion debate from to the presentPages:   Rates of abortion may be on the decline, largely because of long-term contraceptive use, but as Watson points out in “Scarlet A: The Ethics, Law, & Politics of Ordinary Abortion,” the.

The book contains sections on Britain, including an account of the campaign to legalize abortion, written by those centrally involved with that campaign; international comparisons of abortion law, with chapters on France, the United States, Ireland and Poland; and chapters covering contemporary debates, including men's rights in abortion and.

Books On Abortion. Courageous: Students Abolishing Abortion in this Lifetime responding to the strongest pro-choice arguments found in law, science, philosophy, politics, and the media, including the landmark Roe v.

both sides are guilty of ignoring the individual in favor of the higher moral ground. This book is designed to help people.

Wade and the lesson of the pre-Roe case lawVinovskis, M.A. Abortion and the Presidential election of Uslaner, E.M. and Weber, R.E. Public support for. 'This is essential reading for anyone interested in abortion politics and law.

We think abortion is a battle of principle, but as Ziegler shows again and again, both sides of the debate are also waging a war of facts and empirical evidence. This book will be eye-opening for everyone, even the most knowledgeable people in the field.'.

Scarlet A The Ethics, Law, and Politics of Ordinary Abortion Katie Watson. This paperback edition includes a new preface by the author addressing new legal threats to reproductive rights and recent developments in abortion discourse; Brings philosophy, law.

Get this from a library. Scarlet A: the ethics, law, and politics of ordinary abortion. [Katie Watson] -- Although Roe v.

Wade identified abortion as a constitutional right 45 years ago, it still bears stigma--a proverbial scarlet A. Millions of Americans have participated in or benefited from an. Abortion Law and Political Institutions: Explaining Policy Resistance is comprehensive, rigorous, and passionate.

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Abortion: History, Politics, and Reproductive Justice after Morgentaler. The U.S. Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade stands as a historic victory for abortion-rights activists.

But rather than serving as the coda to what had been a comparatively low-profile social conflict, the decision mobilized a wave of anti-abortion protests and ignited a heated struggle that continues to this day. Picking up the story in the contentious decades that followed Roe, The Street.

See M. Muldoon, The Abortion Debate in the United States and Canada: A Source Book (); J. Riddle, Contraception and Abortion from the Ancient World to the Renaissance (); Boston Women's Health Book Collective, Our Bodies, Ourselves for the New Century (); J.

Risen and J. Thomas, Wrath of Angels (). Buy Abortion Law and Politics Today ed. by Ellie Lee (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Ellie Lee. The well-formulated moral, spiritual and political argument on abortion from the conservative Christian and Catholic view is relatively new in the scheme of things.

There are no specific references to abortion in the Bible, either within Old Testament law or in Jesus’ teachings or the writings of Paul and other writers in the New : Christina Forrester.

About the Author. Kristin Luker is Professor of Law and Sociology at the University of California Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall). She is also the author of Dubious Conceptions: The Politics of Teenage Pregnancy () and, with Jean Fox O'Barr, Feminism in Action: Building Institutions and Community through Women's Studies ().

Abortion is legal throughout the United States and its territories, although restrictions and accessibility vary from state to state. Abortion is a controversial and divisive issue in the society, culture and politics of the U.S., and various anti-abortion laws have been in force in each state since at least Before the Supreme Court of the United States decisions of Roe v.

The first big abortion case to face the Supreme Court with President Donald Trump’s appointed justices will be heard March 4, in which they will consider a Louisiana law requiring doctors who perform abortions to have hospital admitting privileges near their practice. How the new justices will approach such cases is very much undetermined at this point, leading court-watchers already attuned.Eventually, abortion became illegal under a variety of state laws, and remained so until a few states began to change their laws in the s.

Doctors and Demonstrators is a book about the abortion law reform movements in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada, nations with a common heritage and similar political values. Halfmann spells.