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The Resource Beggars and choosers : how the politics of choice shapes adoption, abortion, and welfare in the United States, Rickie Solinger

Beggars and choosers : how the politics of choice shapes adoption, abortion, and welfare in the United States, Rickie Solinger

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Beggars and choosers : how the politics of choice shapes adoption, abortion, and welfare in the United States
Title
Beggars and choosers
Title remainder
how the politics of choice shapes adoption, abortion, and welfare in the United States
Statement of responsibility
Rickie Solinger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a feminist history of public policy on abortion since Roe v. Wade, arguing that adoption as an alternative to abortion amounts to the transfer of babies from women of one social class to women in a higher social class
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198505
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.46
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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how the politics of choice shapes adoption, abortion, and welfare in the United States
Label
Beggars and choosers : how the politics of choice shapes adoption, abortion, and welfare in the United States, Rickie Solinger
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-283) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Choice is a moving target -- Justifying choice: The back alley butcher as spectral icon -- Claiming rights in an era of choice: Part 1: Awakenings -- Claiming rights in an era of choice: Part 2: Concerned United Birthparents -- Constraining choice: Welfare queens as illegitimate consumers -- Motherhood as class privilege in America: A public policy project
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 290 pages
Isbn
9780809097029
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001016652
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm45757743
  • OCoLC
Label
Beggars and choosers : how the politics of choice shapes adoption, abortion, and welfare in the United States, Rickie Solinger
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-283) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Choice is a moving target -- Justifying choice: The back alley butcher as spectral icon -- Claiming rights in an era of choice: Part 1: Awakenings -- Claiming rights in an era of choice: Part 2: Concerned United Birthparents -- Constraining choice: Welfare queens as illegitimate consumers -- Motherhood as class privilege in America: A public policy project
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 290 pages
Isbn
9780809097029
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001016652
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm45757743
  • OCoLC

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