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The Resource Fit to be tied : sterilization and reproductive rights in America, 1950-1980, Rebecca M. Kluchin

Fit to be tied : sterilization and reproductive rights in America, 1950-1980, Rebecca M. Kluchin

Label
Fit to be tied : sterilization and reproductive rights in America, 1950-1980
Title
Fit to be tied
Title remainder
sterilization and reproductive rights in America, 1950-1980
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca M. Kluchin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fit to Be Tied provides a history of sterilization and what would become, at once, socially divisive and a popular form of birth control. Utilizing first-person narratives, court cases, and official records, Rebecca M. Kluchin examines the evolution of forced sterilization of poor women, especially women of color, in the second half of the century and contrasts it with demands for contraceptive sterilization made by white women and men. She chronicles public acceptance during an era of reproductive and sexual freedom, the shift away from sterilization and how it influenced many as
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Kluchin, Rebecca M.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical issues in health and medicine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sterilization (Birth control)
  • Birth control
  • Reproductive rights
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • MEDICAL
  • Birth control
  • Reproductive rights
  • Sterilization (Birth control)
  • United States
  • Sterilization, Reproductive
  • Family Planning Policy
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Sterilization, Involuntary
  • Women's Rights
Label
Fit to be tied : sterilization and reproductive rights in America, 1950-1980, Rebecca M. Kluchin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revised edition of thesis: Fit to be tied? : sterilization and reproductive rights in America, 1960-1984 / by Rebecca M. Kluchin. c2004
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-262) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn593317605
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 269 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813548319
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jxhck
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593317605
Label
Fit to be tied : sterilization and reproductive rights in America, 1950-1980, Rebecca M. Kluchin
Publication
Note
Revised edition of thesis: Fit to be tied? : sterilization and reproductive rights in America, 1960-1984 / by Rebecca M. Kluchin. c2004
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-262) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn593317605
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 269 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813548319
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jxhck
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593317605

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