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

Blumenthal, Karen, (author.).

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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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.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library YA 342.0878 BLU 2020 (Text) 33892100683565 Young Adult New Books Book None 05/27/2020 Checked out 12/05/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781626721654
  • ISBN: 1626721653
  • Physical Description: 385 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [335]-368) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Restrictions -- Reform -- Roe v. Wade -- After Roe.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Roe, Jane, 1947-2017 > Trials, litigation, etc.
Wade, Henry > Trials, litigation, etc.
Trials (Abortion)
Abortion > Law and legislation > United States.
Reproductive rights.
Genre: Young adult literature.
Informational works.
Creative nonfiction.

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