The battle for birth control : exploring the lasting consequences of the movement's early rhetoric / Jessica L. Furgerson.

Author
Furgerson, Jessica, 1988- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Lanham : Lexington Books, [2022]
Description
xxi, 335 pages ; 24 cm

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"The Battle for Birth Control dissects the rhetorical tactics utilized by the movement in its formative years to execute a strategy of political accommodation and traces the reverberations of these tactics in contemporary American discourses surrounding contraception specifically and reproductive politics more generally"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
The battle for leadership -- Save the mothers -- Think of the children -- Responsible people, responsible parents -- Alliances and accommodation -- Contraception in the courts -- Putting birth control on the agenda.
ISBN
  • 9781793643247 (hardcover)
  • 1793643245 (hardcover)
LCCN
2022003948
OCLC
1294935354
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