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Jane against the world : Roe v. Wade and the fight for reproductive rights / Karen Blumenthal.

By: Blumenthal, Karen.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2020Edition: First edition.Description: 385 pages : black and white illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781626721654; 1626721653.Subject(s): Roe, Jane, 1947-2017 -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Juvenile literature | Wade, Henry -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Juvenile literature | Trials (Abortion) -- Juvenile literature | Abortion -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Juvenile literature | Reproductive rights -- Juvenile literature | Abortion -- United States -- History | Abortion -- Law and legislation -- United States | Birth control -- United States -- History | Pro-choice movement | Pro-life movement | Roe, Jane, 1947-2017 | Wade, Henry | Roe, Jane, 1947-2017 | Wade, Henry | Abortion -- Law and legislation | Reproductive rights | Trials | Trials (Abortion) | United StatesGenre/Form: Young adult literature. | Juvenile works. | Informational works. | Creative nonfiction.DDC classification: 342.730878
Contents:
Restrictions -- Reform -- Roe v. Wade -- After Roe.
Summary: A history of the fight for reproductive rights in the United States. Tracing the path to the landmark decision in Roe v. Wade and the continuing battle for women's rights, Blumenthal examines the root causes of the current debate around abortion and repercussions that have affected generations of American women. This book intends to facilitate difficult discussions and awareness of a topic that is rarely touched on in school but affects each and every young person. Includes a glossary of legal and medical terms, timeline, and information about significant Supreme Court cases.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Restrictions -- Reform -- Roe v. Wade -- After Roe.

A history of the fight for reproductive rights in the United States. Tracing the path to the landmark decision in Roe v. Wade and the continuing battle for women's rights, Blumenthal examines the root causes of the current debate around abortion and repercussions that have affected generations of American women. This book intends to facilitate difficult discussions and awareness of a topic that is rarely touched on in school but affects each and every young person. Includes a glossary of legal and medical terms, timeline, and information about significant Supreme Court cases.

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