TITLE

Abortion Before Roe

AUTHOR(S)
Hittinger, Russell
PUB. DATE
October 1994
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1994, Issue 46, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Traces the roots of legal abortion in the U.S. Definition of liberty cited by U.S. Judge Barbara Rothstein in her decision For Roe versus Washington; History of the debate over reproductive rights uncovered by David Garrow in his book "Liberty and Sexuality: The Right to Privacy and the Making of Roe v. Wade"; Assertion that both the reproductive rights movement and the pro-abortion movement won its victories in the federal courts.
ACCESSION #
17735065

 

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