Reproductive Rights Issues in Popular Media: International by Waltraud Maierhofer,Beth Widmaier Capo

By Waltraud Maierhofer,Beth Widmaier Capo

 “No lady can name herself loose who doesn't personal and regulate her body.” virtually a century after Margaret Sanger wrote those phrases, women’s reproductive rights are nonetheless hotly debated within the press and between policymakers, whereas movie, tv and different media tackle problems with contraception and abortion to worldwide audiences.
This choice of new essays brings clean views to the learn of kinfolk making plans, birth control and abortion with a spotlight on their illustration in renowned media. issues comprise dramas of adoption and abortion, telling the tale of the capsule, Sanger’s depiction in leisure media, and an issue approximately demographic advancements stirred through Carl Djerassi, sometimes called “the father of the pill.”

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