TITLE

Inconvenient Lives

AUTHOR(S)
Bork, Robert H.
PUB. DATE
December 1996
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Dec1996, Issue 68, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the way U.S. people view abortion. Decision of lawmakers on turning abortion into a constitutional right; Focus of the moral debate over abortion according to professor James Q. Wilson; Use of abortion by women as a birth control technique.
ACCESSION #
17753426

 

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