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Published by Harrington Park Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Abortion -- Law and legislation.,
  • Pregnant women -- Legal status, laws, etc.,
  • Abortion -- Social aspects.,
  • Pregnant women.,
  • Motherhood.,
  • Abortion, Induced -- legislation.,
  • Pregnancy, Unwanted.,
  • Prenatal Care.,
  • Public Policy.,
  • Substance Abuse -- in pregnancy.,
  • Surrogate Mothers.,
  • Women"s Rights.

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Edition Notes

StatementClarice Feinman, editor.
ContributionsFeinman, Clarice.
LC ClassificationsK5181 .C75 1992b
The Physical Object
Pagination221 p. ;
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1542055M
ISBN 101560230096
LC Control Number91020859

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