The Boundaries of Her Body: The Troubling History of Women's Rights in America
SphinxLegal, 2004 - 788 páginas
Chicago-based writer, artist, and civil rights attorney Rowland covers the period from the 1600's to the early 1900s in the first section, then examines developments in the 20th century in a long second section. Final sections look at the politics of female adolescence and violence and women, mainly as contemporary issues but with some historical c
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The Troubling History of Women's Rights in America Debran Rowland.
PERSONAL. ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS. After working so long on this book, it is
impossible for me to convey the gratefulness and the enormous thanks I feel for
all of those ...
The Troubling History of Women's Rights in America Debran Rowland ...
regulations, and executive orders are part of an 'organized campaign aimed at
rolling back women's reproductive rights'” said the email forwarded to me by my
The status of women in America remained unsettled in many areas well into the
mid-twentieth century, with the exception of a few distinct areas. Among them
were the interracial,“inter-status”marriage to slaves. In that case, women foolish ...
British common law tradition held that a woman and a man became “one person
in law”upon marriage,with the man emerging as ... The effect was the complete “
absorption” or “incorporation,” some have argued, of women into men, their legal
It also seemed to give rise to the debate over whether white,heterosexual,middle-
class women should embrace—or ... the United States Supreme Court involving
such anti-June questions as whether a woman (and her husband) should have ...
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THE BOUNDARIES OF HER BODY: A Troubling History of Women's Rights in AmericaCrítica de los usuarios - Kirkus
Analysis of the issues, strategies, and tactics behind the battles that have been fought—and continue to be fought—over the rights of women in the US.Feminist, journalist, and civil-rights attorney ... Leer comentario completo
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This is a thoroughly researched book about the politics of abortion and its evolution in America by a lawyer. I recommend this book to anyone who calls themselves prochoice, or even prolife. It does ... Leer comentario completo