DANGEROUS PREGNANCIES: Mothers, Disabilities, and Abortion in Modern America. By Leslie J. Reagan. Berkeley: University of California Press. 2010. In this year of extensive proposals to regulate reproduction, Dangerous Pregnancies could not be more needed. This book will jostle the national memory of how abortion became so important by providing details long forgotten and revealing how we … Continue reading
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