The Resource When abortion was a crime : women, medicine, and law in the United States, 1867-1973, Leslie J. Reagan

When abortion was a crime : women, medicine, and law in the United States, 1867-1973, Leslie J. Reagan

Label
When abortion was a crime : women, medicine, and law in the United States, 1867-1973
Title
When abortion was a crime
Title remainder
women, medicine, and law in the United States, 1867-1973
Statement of responsibility
Leslie J. Reagan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As we approach the 30th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, it's crucial to look back to the time when abortion was illegal. Leslie Reagan traces the practice and policing of abortion, which although illegal was nonetheless widely available, but always with threats for both doctor and patient. In a time when many young women don't even know that there was a period when abortion was a crime, this work offers chilling and vital lessons of importance to everyone. The linking of the words "abortion" and "crime" emphasizes the difficult and painful history that is the focus of Leslie J. Reagan's important b
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reagan, Leslie J
Dewey number
363.4/6/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ767.5.U5
LC item number
R378 1997eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 1997 D-085
  • W 867
NLM item number
R287w 1997
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abortion
  • Abortion services
  • Abortion
  • Abortion, Criminal
  • Abortion, Induced
  • Women's Health Services
  • United States
  • Umschulungswerkstätten für Siedler und Auswanderer
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • MEDICAL
  • Abortion
  • Abortion
  • Abortion services
  • United States
  • Abortus provocatus
  • Sociale aspecten
  • Juridische aspecten
  • Medische aspecten
  • Schwangerschaftsabbruch
  • Strafrecht
  • USA
Label
When abortion was a crime : women, medicine, and law in the United States, 1867-1973, Leslie J. Reagan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-366) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An open secret -- Private practices -- Antiabortion campaigns, private and public -- Interrogations and investigations -- Expansion and specialization -- Raids and rules -- Repercussions -- Radicalization and reform
Control code
42856369
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 387 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585091099
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttt4tw9
  • 5c27af2e-32b7-49f3-8c82-f2b98d5de6a2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42856369
Label
When abortion was a crime : women, medicine, and law in the United States, 1867-1973, Leslie J. Reagan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-366) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An open secret -- Private practices -- Antiabortion campaigns, private and public -- Interrogations and investigations -- Expansion and specialization -- Raids and rules -- Repercussions -- Radicalization and reform
Control code
42856369
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 387 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585091099
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttt4tw9
  • 5c27af2e-32b7-49f3-8c82-f2b98d5de6a2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42856369

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