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Title Fit to be tied : sterilization and reproductive rights in America, 1950-1980 / Rebecca M. Kluchin.
Author Kluchin, Rebecca M. (Rebecca Marie)
Publication New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, [2009]
Copyright date ©2009
Description xi, 269 pages ; 24 cm.
Call # 363.97 K
Series Critical issues in health and medicine
Critical issues in health and medicine.
Note Rev. ed. of thesis: Fit to be tied? : sterilization and reproductive rights in America, 1960-1984 / by Rebecca M. Kluchin. c2004.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-262) and index.
Contents From eugenics to neo-eugenics -- "Fit" women and reproductive choice -- Sterilizing "unfit" women -- "Fit" women fight back -- "Unfit" women fight too -- Irreconcilable conflicts -- The endurance of neo-eugenics.
Subject Sterilization (Birth control) -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Birth control -- Government policy -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Reproductive rights -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 0813545277 :
9780813545271
40016797557
1679755706
9781679755705
Standard # 40016797557

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