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The abortion controversy, Charles P. Cozic, book editor, Jonathan Petrikin, book editor

Label
The abortion controversy
Title
The abortion controversy
Statement of responsibility
Charles P. Cozic, book editor, Jonathan Petrikin, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of articles debating the morality of abortion, abortion rights, access to abortion, protests at abortion clinics, and the use of fetuses in medical research
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.4/6
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ767
LC item number
.A173 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Current controversies
Label
The abortion controversy, Charles P. Cozic, book editor, Jonathan Petrikin, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-271) and index
Contents
  • Contents: Foreword (p.12) -- Introduction (p.14) -- Is abortion immoral?. Abortion and morality : an overview / Jeffery L. Sheler (p.17) -- Yes : abortion is immoral. Abortion is immoral / Helen M. Alvare (p.21) -- Abortion violates the fetus's interests / Morton A. Kaplan (p.27) -- The New Testament canon condemns abortion / Michael J. Gorman (p.33) -- Donating to abortion providers is immoral / Paul V. Mankowski (p.39) -- No : abortion is not immoral. Abortion is a moral choice / Paul Savoy (p.46) -- Abortion can be a moral sacrifice / Frederick Turner (p.55) -- The Roman Catholic Church historically condoned early abortions / Stephen T. Asma (p.59) -- The early fetus has no interests / Ronald Dworkin (p.66)
  • Contents (cont.): Should abortion rights be protected or restricted?. Abortion rights and laws: an overview / Joan Biskupic (p.75) -- Abortion rights should be protected. Roe v. Wade is reaffirmed / Sandra Day O'Connor, et. al. (p.81) -- Abortion rights should not be restricted / Marlene Gerber Fried and Loretta Ross (p.90) -- Government should fund abortions for the poor / Stephanie Mencimer (p.95) -- Laws should protect reproductive rights / Janet Benshoof (p.99) -- Laws should not require parental involvement in abortion decisions / The Center for Population Options (p.105) -- Abortion rights should be restricted. Laws should protect unborn children / Mother Teresa (p.113) -- The Supreme court erred in reaffirming Roe v. Wade / Antonin Scalia (p.116) -- The Supreme Court's Casey decision should not be obeyed / Russell Hittinger (p.121)
  • Contents: Abortion should be restricted to the first eight weeks of pregnancy / Steven R. Hemler, et al (p.129) -- The pro-life movement should continue advocating restrictive abortion laws / Kenneth D. Whitehead (p.133) -- Should women have greater access to abortion?. Chapter preface (p.142) -- Yes : women should have greater access to abortion. The RU 486 abortion pill should be available to women / Allan Rosenfield (p.143) -- A national health care plan should include abortion services / National Women's Law Center (p.147) -- Women should have the option of menstrual extraction / Rebecca Chalker and Carol Downer (p.151) -- More doctors should perform abortions / Jane Doe (p.155)
  • Contents (cont.): No : women should not have greater access to abortion. The RU 486 abortion pill is dangerous for women / Janice Raymond, et al (p.159) -- A national health care plan should not include subsidized abortion / David R. Carlin (p.163) -- Women should not choose menstrual extraction / Louise Tyrer (p.171) -- Abortion vaccines should not be available / Lawrence F. Roberge (p.175) -- Should protesters target abortion clinics? Deadly protest : an overview / Laurie Goodstein (p.179). Yes : protesters should target abortion clinics. Protesters should target abortion clinics / Randall A. Terry (p.183) -- Pro-life activists must protest nonviolently / Joseph Scheidler (p.189) -- Violent protest is justified / Frank Morriss (p.192) -- Restricting protesters violates their constitutional rights / Commonweal (p.196)
  • Contents (cont.): No : protesters should not target abortion clinics. Terroristic clinic protest must be opposed / Barbara Radford and Gina Shaw (p.199) -- The pro-life movement should condemn violent protest / Glamour (p.207) -- Clinic protest deprives women of their rights / Revolutionary Worker (p.210) -- Should aborted fetuses be used for medical research? The ethics of fetal tissue research and transplantation : an overview / Kenneth L. Woodward, et al (p.216) -- Yes : aborted fetuses should be used for research. Fetal tissue research will benefit medical science / Sharon Begley, et al (p.221)-- Research using aborted fetuses is morally justified / Bonnie Steinbock (p.228) -- Fetal tissue research will not increase abortions / Glenn C. Graber (p.235)
  • Contents (cont.): Women support fetal tissue research / Fionn Anderson, et al (p.239) -- No : aborted fetuses should not be used for research. Fetal tissue transplants are ethically wrong and medically unnecessary / Paul Ranalli (p.246) -- Fetal tissue transplants violate moral and legal codes / Commonweal (p.251) -- Fetal tissue research will lead to more abortions / Stephen G. Post (p.255) -- Fetal tissue research leads to the exploitation of women / Janice G. Raymond (p.261) -- Bibliography (p.267) -- Organizations to contact (p.272) -- Index (p.276)
Control code
142821
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
284 p.
Isbn
9781565102293
Isbn Type
(lib.)
Lccn
94028196
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm30895362
  • (OCoLC)30895362
Label
The abortion controversy, Charles P. Cozic, book editor, Jonathan Petrikin, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-271) and index
Contents
  • Contents: Foreword (p.12) -- Introduction (p.14) -- Is abortion immoral?. Abortion and morality : an overview / Jeffery L. Sheler (p.17) -- Yes : abortion is immoral. Abortion is immoral / Helen M. Alvare (p.21) -- Abortion violates the fetus's interests / Morton A. Kaplan (p.27) -- The New Testament canon condemns abortion / Michael J. Gorman (p.33) -- Donating to abortion providers is immoral / Paul V. Mankowski (p.39) -- No : abortion is not immoral. Abortion is a moral choice / Paul Savoy (p.46) -- Abortion can be a moral sacrifice / Frederick Turner (p.55) -- The Roman Catholic Church historically condoned early abortions / Stephen T. Asma (p.59) -- The early fetus has no interests / Ronald Dworkin (p.66)
  • Contents (cont.): Should abortion rights be protected or restricted?. Abortion rights and laws: an overview / Joan Biskupic (p.75) -- Abortion rights should be protected. Roe v. Wade is reaffirmed / Sandra Day O'Connor, et. al. (p.81) -- Abortion rights should not be restricted / Marlene Gerber Fried and Loretta Ross (p.90) -- Government should fund abortions for the poor / Stephanie Mencimer (p.95) -- Laws should protect reproductive rights / Janet Benshoof (p.99) -- Laws should not require parental involvement in abortion decisions / The Center for Population Options (p.105) -- Abortion rights should be restricted. Laws should protect unborn children / Mother Teresa (p.113) -- The Supreme court erred in reaffirming Roe v. Wade / Antonin Scalia (p.116) -- The Supreme Court's Casey decision should not be obeyed / Russell Hittinger (p.121)
  • Contents: Abortion should be restricted to the first eight weeks of pregnancy / Steven R. Hemler, et al (p.129) -- The pro-life movement should continue advocating restrictive abortion laws / Kenneth D. Whitehead (p.133) -- Should women have greater access to abortion?. Chapter preface (p.142) -- Yes : women should have greater access to abortion. The RU 486 abortion pill should be available to women / Allan Rosenfield (p.143) -- A national health care plan should include abortion services / National Women's Law Center (p.147) -- Women should have the option of menstrual extraction / Rebecca Chalker and Carol Downer (p.151) -- More doctors should perform abortions / Jane Doe (p.155)
  • Contents (cont.): No : women should not have greater access to abortion. The RU 486 abortion pill is dangerous for women / Janice Raymond, et al (p.159) -- A national health care plan should not include subsidized abortion / David R. Carlin (p.163) -- Women should not choose menstrual extraction / Louise Tyrer (p.171) -- Abortion vaccines should not be available / Lawrence F. Roberge (p.175) -- Should protesters target abortion clinics? Deadly protest : an overview / Laurie Goodstein (p.179). Yes : protesters should target abortion clinics. Protesters should target abortion clinics / Randall A. Terry (p.183) -- Pro-life activists must protest nonviolently / Joseph Scheidler (p.189) -- Violent protest is justified / Frank Morriss (p.192) -- Restricting protesters violates their constitutional rights / Commonweal (p.196)
  • Contents (cont.): No : protesters should not target abortion clinics. Terroristic clinic protest must be opposed / Barbara Radford and Gina Shaw (p.199) -- The pro-life movement should condemn violent protest / Glamour (p.207) -- Clinic protest deprives women of their rights / Revolutionary Worker (p.210) -- Should aborted fetuses be used for medical research? The ethics of fetal tissue research and transplantation : an overview / Kenneth L. Woodward, et al (p.216) -- Yes : aborted fetuses should be used for research. Fetal tissue research will benefit medical science / Sharon Begley, et al (p.221)-- Research using aborted fetuses is morally justified / Bonnie Steinbock (p.228) -- Fetal tissue research will not increase abortions / Glenn C. Graber (p.235)
  • Contents (cont.): Women support fetal tissue research / Fionn Anderson, et al (p.239) -- No : aborted fetuses should not be used for research. Fetal tissue transplants are ethically wrong and medically unnecessary / Paul Ranalli (p.246) -- Fetal tissue transplants violate moral and legal codes / Commonweal (p.251) -- Fetal tissue research will lead to more abortions / Stephen G. Post (p.255) -- Fetal tissue research leads to the exploitation of women / Janice G. Raymond (p.261) -- Bibliography (p.267) -- Organizations to contact (p.272) -- Index (p.276)
Control code
142821
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
284 p.
Isbn
9781565102293
Isbn Type
(lib.)
Lccn
94028196
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm30895362
  • (OCoLC)30895362

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