My Library

     
Limit search to available items
Reviews & More
Book, etc.
Author Dubow, Sara

Title Ourselves unborn : a history of the fetus in modern America / Sara Dubow

Publ Info Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCRI-Newport  RG600 .D83 2011    AVAILABLE
 CCRI-Warwick  RG600 .D83 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  RG600 .D83 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  RG600 .D83 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  RG600 D83 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  RG600 .D83 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript viii, 308 pages : illustrations ; 25cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction : fetal stories -- Discovering fetal life, 1870s-1920s -- Interpreting fetal bodies, 1930s-1970s -- Defining fetal personhood, 1973-1976 -- Defending fetal rights, 1970s-1990s -- Debating fetal pain, 1984-2007 -- Epilogue : fetal meanings
LC subject Fetus -- History -- 20th century
Fetus -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States
Obstetrics -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Perinatology -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Mesh Subject Fetus -- United States
Beginning of Human Life -- United States
Civil Rights -- history -- United States
History, 19th Century -- United States
History, 20th Century -- United States
History, 21st Century -- United States
Personhood -- United States
Public Policy -- United States
Social Environment -- United States
ISBN 9780195323436 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0195323432 (hardcover : alk. paper)