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Abuse of Discretion: The Inside Story of Roe V. Wade

Clarke D. Forsythe
Format
Book
Published
New York : Encounter Books, 2013.
Edition
First American edition
Language
English
ISBN
9781594036927 (hbk. : alk. paper), 1594036926 (hbk. : alk. paper), 9781594036934 (ebk.), 1594036934 (ebk.)
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?
Description
xiv, 477 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Notes
  • "New revelations from the justices' papers"--Jacket.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 447-468) and index.
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