New PDF release: Transcending Borders: Abortion in the Past and Present

By Shannon Stettner,Katrina Ackerman,Kristin Burnett,Travis Hay

ISBN-10: 3319483986

ISBN-13: 9783319483986

This multidisciplinary quantity investigates assorted abortion and reproductive practices throughout time, house, geography, nationwide limitations, and cultures. The authors concentrate on the reproductive politics of Australia, Bolivia, Cameroon, France, ‘German East Africa,’ eire, Japan, Sweden, South Africa, the us, and Zanzibar, with ancient specializes in the pre-modern period, 19th and 20th centuries, in addition to the current day. This well timed paintings complicates the numerous histories and ongoing politics of abortion by means of exploring the stipulations within which girls were pressured to make those life-altering judgements.  

Show description

Read Online or Download Transcending Borders: Abortion in the Past and Present PDF

Best gender studies books

The Intersectional Approach: Transforming the Academy by Michele Tracy Berger,Kathleen Guidroz PDF

Intersectionality, or the glory of race, classification, and gender, is likely one of the well known modern theoretical contributions made via students within the box of women's experiences that now greatly extends around the humanities, social sciences, and typical sciences. Taking inventory of this transformative paradigm, The Intersectional procedure courses new and proven researchers to have interaction in a serious mirrored image concerning the vast adoption of intersectionality that constitutes what the editors name a brand new "social literacy" for students.

Allison McCracken's Real Men Don't Sing: Crooning in American Culture PDF

The crooner Rudy Vallée's smooth, intimate, and sensual vocal supply concurrently captivated thousands of adoring enthusiasts and drew harsh feedback from these threatened through his delicate masculinity. even though Vallée and different crooners mirrored the gender fluidity of late-1920s pop culture, their problem to the melancholy era's extra conservative masculine norms led cultural specialists to stigmatize them as gender and sexual deviants.

Get AIDS and Masculinity in the African City: Privilege, PDF

AIDS has been a devastating plague in a lot of sub-Saharan Africa, but the long term implications for gender and sexuality are only emerging. AIDS and Masculinity within the African City tackles this factor head on and examines how AIDS has altered the methods masculinity is lived in Uganda—a state often called Africa’s nice AIDS good fortune tale.

Additional resources for Transcending Borders: Abortion in the Past and Present

Example text

Download PDF sample

Transcending Borders: Abortion in the Past and Present by Shannon Stettner,Katrina Ackerman,Kristin Burnett,Travis Hay


by Joseph
4.5

Rated 4.80 of 5 – based on 38 votes