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politics of abortion in the United States and Canada

a comparative study

by Raymond Tatalovich

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Published by M.E. Sharpe in Armonk, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Abortion -- Political aspects -- United States.,
    • Abortion -- Political aspects -- Canada.,
    • Abortion -- Government policy -- United States.,
    • Abortion -- Government policy -- Canada.,
    • Pro-choice movement -- United States.,
    • Pro-choice movement -- Canada.,
    • Pro-life movement -- United States.,
    • Pro-life movement -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-258) and index.

      StatementRaymond Tatalovich.
      SeriesComparative politics series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ767.5.U5 T38 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 265 p. ;
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL985872M
      ISBN 101563244179, 1563244187
      LC Control Number96023923

      "A readable, sophisticated, and extensive analysis of abortion politics in the United States, Canada, and Mexico."—Judith Baer, Texas A&M University "This cutting-edge book is an important and noteworthy contribution to the literature on abortion politics."—Marianne Githens, Goucher College. ‘Abortion Politics, Mass Media, and Social Movements in America takes aim at the media strategies and dilemmas of social movement organizations. This important book provides the best treatment to date of the public debate over the abortion controversy, from the point of view of four key organizations on opposing sides, and reveals surprising Cited by: 8.

      Roe v. Wade struck down state laws banning abortion in Over 20 cases have addressed abortion law in the United States, all of which upheld Roe v. Roe, abortion has been legal throughout the country, but states have placed varying regulations on it, from requiring parental involvement in a minor's abortion to restricting late-term abortions.   Abortion Politics: Public Policy in Cross Cultural Perspective focuses on current abortion policy and practice in the United States, Canada, Europe and Japan and aims to provide a comprehensive, stimulating and balanced picture of current abortion policy in a cross-cultural perspective. The contributors deal with comparative abortion policy including recent developments in Ireland, Cited by:

      Abortion is a cause and symbol of the ruination of American politics. It was the first shot in a culture war that has turned the two-party system into a fractured mess. Reforms years ago weakened party bosses and gave primary election voters power to pick presidential candidates. 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 out how abortion policies were reformed in each nation about the same time, making the procedure legal, although under somewhat different.


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