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Title:
Abuse of discretion : the inside story of Roe v. Wade
Author:
Forsythe, Clarke D., 1958-
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Edition:
First American edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Encounter Books, c2013.
Physical Description:
xiv, 477 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
General Note:
"New revelations from the justices' papers"--Jacket.
Language:
English
Contents:
The road to Roe : inside the Supreme Court -- The road to Roe : taking abortion into the courts -- The red flags the justices ignored : the embarrassing arguments in the abortion cases -- The abrupt expansion to viability (and beyond) -- The medical myth that drove the outcome in Roe (and its continuing impact) -- The American experience the justices overlooked -- The public health vacuum the justices created -- Detrimental reliance : the international data on the risks to women -- The costs of schizophrenia -- The public is not "polarized" over abortion : what most Americans can agree on -- Has Roe solved the problems it was supposed to solve for women? -- What will happen on the day after Roe?
ISBN:
9781594036927
Format :
Book

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