TITLE

Abortion and Brain Waves

AUTHOR(S)
Easterbrook, Gregg
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
New Republic;01/31/2000, Vol. 222 Issue 5, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the influence of the abortion issue in the United States. Effect of the decision of the Supreme Court to take the pro-life issue on the politics; Religious interpretations regarding beginning of human life; Difference between conception and birth; Information obtained from electroencephalogram readings of fetus' brains; Analysis of the sequence of the growth of human life; Discussion about the history of abortion law in the country; Impact of abortion restrictions on the rights of American women; Mental issues associated with the termination of pregnancy.
ACCESSION #
2707733

Tags: ABORTION -- Law & legislation;  FETAL death;  APPELLATE courts;  ACTIONS & defenses (Law);  LIFE cycle, Human;  FETUS;  WOMEN -- Mental health

 

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