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A compendium of opinion on the issue of abortion, including moral justification, women's health, and width of access.

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Gainesville Public Library - Silver Springs YA 362.1988 Tho (Text)
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Sodus Community Library 362.1988 ABO (Text)
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Wood Library Association - Canandaigua YA 362.198 THO (Text)
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24500. ‡aAbortion / ‡cTamara Thompson, book editor.
264 1. ‡aFarmington Hills, Mich. : ‡bGreenhaven Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, ‡c[2015]
264 4. ‡c©2015.
300 . ‡a227 pages ; ‡c24 cm.
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
4900 . ‡aCurrent controversies series
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references (pages 201-217) and index.
5050 . ‡aChapter 1. What is the current landscape of the abortion debate? Overview: Abortion remains an emotionally and politically charged issue / Cheryl Wetzstein -- Roe vs. Wade at forty: Most oppose overturning abortion decision / David Masci -- Women seek abortions for a variety of complex reasons / M. Antonia Biggs, Heather Gould, and Diana Greene Foster -- The modern personhood movement--what is it? / National Personhood Alliance -- Personhood for eggs would have dangerous consequences / Kaili Joy Gray -- Legal abortion faces renewed challenges and restrictions / Lyle Denniston -- Young people will shape the future of abortion access / Kate Sheppard. Chapter 2: Can abortion be morally justified? Yes: Abortion can be morally justified. Safe and legal abortion is a human right / Center for Reproductive Rights -- Most Americans believe rape and incest justify abortion / Associated Press -- Severe fetal defects justify late-term abortion / Jennifer Massoni. No: Abortion cannot be morally justified. Abortion can never be morally justified / American Life League -- The rights of a woman do not outweigh the rights of a child / -- Late-term abortion is infanticide / Mary L. Davenport. Chapter 3: Is abortion harmful to women and society? Yes: Abortion is harmful to women and society. Abortion violates human rights / Ward Ricker -- For communities of color, abortion is genocide / No: Abortion is not harmful to women and society. Safe and legal abortion benefits public health / Jodi Jacobson -- Groundbreaking new study: What happens to women who can't get abortions / Kathleen Geier -- Abortion does not increase mental health problems for women / Denis Campbell. Chapter 4: Should access to abortion be restricted? Overview: Access to abortion varies widely from state to state / Alina Salganicoff, Adara Beamesderfer, and Nisha Kurani. Yes: Access to abortion should be restricted. Abortion should be banned, regardless of the circumstances / Patrick Johnston -- Parental consent laws protect teens / Teresa S. Collett -- Conscience laws are essential to protect health-care providers' beliefs / Joxel Garcia and Terry Michael Rauch II. No: Access to abortion should not be restricted. Abortion can save a woman's life / National Women's Law Center -- Denying abortion revictimizes women who have been raped / Tara Culp-Ressler -- Conscience laws deprive women of vital health-care services / Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux.
520 . ‡aA compendium of opinion on the issue of abortion, including moral justification, women's health, and width of access.
650 0. ‡aAbortion ‡zUnited States ‡vJuvenile literature.
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655 0. ‡aYoung adult literature.
7001 . ‡aThompson, Tamara.
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