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The Resource The moral property of women : a history of birth control politics in America, Linda Gordon

The moral property of women : a history of birth control politics in America, Linda Gordon

Label
The moral property of women : a history of birth control politics in America
Title
The moral property of women
Title remainder
a history of birth control politics in America
Statement of responsibility
Linda Gordon
Title variation
History of birth control politics in America
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The only book to cover the entire history of birth control and the intense controversies about reproduction rights that have raged in the United States for more than 150 years, The Moral Property of Women is a thoroughly updated and revised edition of the award-winning historian Linda Gordon's classic history Woman's Body, Woman's Rights, originally published in 1976"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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Gordon, Linda
Dewey number
363.9/6/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ766.5.U5
LC item number
G66 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gordon, Linda
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birth control
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Birth control
  • United States
Label
The moral property of women : a history of birth control politics in America, Linda Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Substantially rev. and updated ed. of: Woman's body, woman's right. 2nd ed. 1990
  • First Illinois paperback, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-430) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: birth control, the moral property of women -- From folk medicine to prohibition to resistance. The prehistory of birth control ; The criminals ; Prudent sex -- Birth control and women's rights. Voluntary motherhood ; Social purity and eugenics ; Race suicide ; Continence or indulgence ; Birth control and social revolution -- From women's rights to family planning. Professionalization ; Depression ; Planned parenthood ; Birth control becomes public policy -- Birth control in the era of second-wave feminism. Abortion: the mother controversy ; Is nothing simple about reproduction control? -- Conclusion: Birth control and feminism
Control code
828736024
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 446 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780252095276
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt38wjf6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828736024
Label
The moral property of women : a history of birth control politics in America, Linda Gordon
Publication
Note
  • Substantially rev. and updated ed. of: Woman's body, woman's right. 2nd ed. 1990
  • First Illinois paperback, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-430) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: birth control, the moral property of women -- From folk medicine to prohibition to resistance. The prehistory of birth control ; The criminals ; Prudent sex -- Birth control and women's rights. Voluntary motherhood ; Social purity and eugenics ; Race suicide ; Continence or indulgence ; Birth control and social revolution -- From women's rights to family planning. Professionalization ; Depression ; Planned parenthood ; Birth control becomes public policy -- Birth control in the era of second-wave feminism. Abortion: the mother controversy ; Is nothing simple about reproduction control? -- Conclusion: Birth control and feminism
Control code
828736024
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 446 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780252095276
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt38wjf6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828736024

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