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Abortion, Jean Leverich, book editor

Label
Abortion
Title
Abortion
Statement of responsibility
Jean Leverich, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines how the courts have helped to shape the issue of abortion
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.460973
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ767.5.U5
LC item number
A263 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Leverich, Jean
Series statement
Issues on trial
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abortion
  • Abortion
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Abortion, Jean Leverich, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Case overview: Roe v. Wade (1973). Majority opinion: The fourteenth amendment protects a woman's right to an abortion / Harry Blackmun -- Dissenting opinion: The life of the woman should not be more valued than the life of the fetus / Byron White -- Abortion before Roe v. Wade was dangerous / Rachel Benson Gold -- Roe v. Wade has provided advances in public health / Carole Joffe -- The problem of personhood in Roe v. Wade / Caitlin E. Borgmann -- Case overview: Ohio v. Akron Center for Reproductive Health (1990). Majority opinion: State laws may require parental notification for minors seeking abortion / Anthony Kennedy -- Dissenting opinion: Parental notification laws are an unjustified intrusion into a private decision / Harry Blackmun -- The results of parental notification laws have been mixed / Kathleen Sylvester -- Teens are adversely affected by parental notification laws / Le Anne Schreiber -- Parental notification laws do little to curb teen abortion / David Whitman --
  • Case overview: Planned parenthood of Southeastern Pennsylvania v. Casey (1992). Plurality opinion: State laws that restrict abortion are not unconstitutional / Sandra Day O'Conner -- Dissenting opinion: Roe v. Wade should be overturned / William Rehnquist -- The Casey decision is the result of an activist court / Neil Munro -- In devaluing the life of a fetus, Casey paves the way for euthanasia / Charles Colson -- Case overview: Stenberg v. Carhart (Carhart I) (2000). Majority opinion: Physicians and women should make health decisions / Stephen Breyer -- Dissenting opinion: The state has a legitimate interest in protecting fetal life / Clarence Thomas -- Stenberg provides an important step toward the future of states' rights / Michael S. Greve -- Stenberg disregards the life of the fetus / Michael Scaperlanda and John Breen -- Nebraska's ban on partial-birth abortion aims to limit access to abortion / Simon Heller et al. -- Case overview: Gonzales v. Carhart (Carhart II) (2007). Majority opinion: The state's interest in promoting life justifies restricting access to abortion / Anthony Kennedy -- Dissenting opinion: As equal citizens, women must control their reproductive lives / Ruth Bader Ginsburg -- The importance of dilation and extraction to women's health / Stephen Chasen et al. -- Gonzales v. Carhart suggests a strategy for overturning Roe v. Wade / Stephen G. Calabresi -- The pro-choice movement should adopt a social justice platform / Rebecca Tuhus-Dubrow
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
245 p.
Isbn
9780737747416
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009042500
System control number
  • DSS0203868
  • (OCoLC)ocn441153882
  • 660450
Label
Abortion, Jean Leverich, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Case overview: Roe v. Wade (1973). Majority opinion: The fourteenth amendment protects a woman's right to an abortion / Harry Blackmun -- Dissenting opinion: The life of the woman should not be more valued than the life of the fetus / Byron White -- Abortion before Roe v. Wade was dangerous / Rachel Benson Gold -- Roe v. Wade has provided advances in public health / Carole Joffe -- The problem of personhood in Roe v. Wade / Caitlin E. Borgmann -- Case overview: Ohio v. Akron Center for Reproductive Health (1990). Majority opinion: State laws may require parental notification for minors seeking abortion / Anthony Kennedy -- Dissenting opinion: Parental notification laws are an unjustified intrusion into a private decision / Harry Blackmun -- The results of parental notification laws have been mixed / Kathleen Sylvester -- Teens are adversely affected by parental notification laws / Le Anne Schreiber -- Parental notification laws do little to curb teen abortion / David Whitman --
  • Case overview: Planned parenthood of Southeastern Pennsylvania v. Casey (1992). Plurality opinion: State laws that restrict abortion are not unconstitutional / Sandra Day O'Conner -- Dissenting opinion: Roe v. Wade should be overturned / William Rehnquist -- The Casey decision is the result of an activist court / Neil Munro -- In devaluing the life of a fetus, Casey paves the way for euthanasia / Charles Colson -- Case overview: Stenberg v. Carhart (Carhart I) (2000). Majority opinion: Physicians and women should make health decisions / Stephen Breyer -- Dissenting opinion: The state has a legitimate interest in protecting fetal life / Clarence Thomas -- Stenberg provides an important step toward the future of states' rights / Michael S. Greve -- Stenberg disregards the life of the fetus / Michael Scaperlanda and John Breen -- Nebraska's ban on partial-birth abortion aims to limit access to abortion / Simon Heller et al. -- Case overview: Gonzales v. Carhart (Carhart II) (2007). Majority opinion: The state's interest in promoting life justifies restricting access to abortion / Anthony Kennedy -- Dissenting opinion: As equal citizens, women must control their reproductive lives / Ruth Bader Ginsburg -- The importance of dilation and extraction to women's health / Stephen Chasen et al. -- Gonzales v. Carhart suggests a strategy for overturning Roe v. Wade / Stephen G. Calabresi -- The pro-choice movement should adopt a social justice platform / Rebecca Tuhus-Dubrow
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
245 p.
Isbn
9780737747416
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009042500
System control number
  • DSS0203868
  • (OCoLC)ocn441153882
  • 660450

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