Abortion in England 1900-1967: Volume 7 (Routledge Library Editions: Women's History)

Abortion in England Volume Routledge Library Editions Women s History Over the decades from to abortion was transformed from an important female centred form of fertility control into a medical event closely monitored by the State This transition the author

Abortion in the United Kingdom Abortion is legal under certain circumstances in England and Wales and Scotland based on the Abortion Act , then one of the most liberal abortion laws in Europe when it was enacted Abortion is illegal in Northern Ireland, but was made legal in the Republic of Ireland in . BBC Religions Christianity Abortion Aug , The Church of England combines strong opposition to abortion with a recognition that there can be strictly limited conditions under which it may Abortion statistics for England and Wales GOV This report sets out and comments on abortion statistics in England and Wales for The statistics are obtained from the abortion notification forms returned to the chief medical officers of Abortion statistics in England and Wales GOV In England and Wales, within the terms of the Abortion Act , only a registered practitioner can terminate a pregnancy Practitioners carrying out an abortion must complete an abortion Abortion Reversal Legislating without Evidence NEJM Perspective from The New England Journal of Medicine Abortion Reversal Legislating without Evidence Abortion Essays Views on Pro Life and Anti Choice Writings What Is Abortion Abortion is the deliberate killing of the weakest and most defenseless among us Unfortunately, for the last few decades, the practice has been recognized as a fundamental human right by the highest court of the land Many people are fervent supporters of abortion. BBC Ethics Abortion Sep , The abortion debate asks whether it can be morally right to terminate a pregnancy before normal childbirth Some people think that abortion is always wrong. Abortion The New York Times Mar , Tennessee House Passes Bill to Ban Abortion After Detection of Fetal Heartbeat Abortion rights advocates vowed to challenge the bill in court if it Filthy Lucre The UK s Abortion Industry Crisis Magazine The latest statistics for abortions in the United Kingdom have been made public by the Department of Health The revised abortion figures released just days prior to Christmas show that in the numbers of UK abortions were at a ten year high The figures also unveil Britain s culture of death Rise in NI women going to England for abortions BBC News More than women from Northern Ireland travelled to England for an abortion last year, according to UK Department of Health figures The number was an increase of over % on the year before

  • Title: Abortion in England 1900-1967: Volume 7 (Routledge Library Editions: Women's History)
  • Author: Barbara Brookes
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 408
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Over the decades from 1900 to 1967 abortion was transformed from an important female centred form of fertility control into a medical event, closely monitored by the State This transition, the author argues here, took place against a background of debate over fertility control and its implications for women s maternal role.The book, originally published in 1988, suggestsOver the decades from 1900 to 1967 abortion was transformed from an important female centred form of fertility control into a medical event, closely monitored by the State This transition, the author argues here, took place against a background of debate over fertility control and its implications for women s maternal role.The book, originally published in 1988, suggests that the inter war years saw a crucial mapping of boundaries in the debates over abortion The distinction between methods of fertility control used before and after conception was sharply drawn The abortion law was difficult to enforce and in 1936 the Abortion Law Reform Association was founded by feminists to call for safe legal abortion as a woman s right Resort to criminal abortion continued in the post war years and the number of therapeutic abortions also began to increase The medical profession s attempt to create a distinction between worthy medical and spurious social reasons for fertility control gave way in the face of women s demands for safe and effective means to plan when and if they would have children After a hard fought battle, the abortion law was reformed in 1967 The abortion decision, however, remained firmly in the hands of the medical profession.

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