The Abortion Closet (with a Note on Rules and Standards)
7 Pages Posted: 29 Jun 2017 Last revised: 13 Sep 2017
This brief essay responds to Carol Sanger's book "About Abortion: Terminating Pregnancy in Twenty-First Century America." It draws out some implications of Sanger's arguments concerning abortion secrecy, abortion discourse, and the use of standards in constitutional abortion law.
Keywords: abortion, the closet, rules and standards, Roe, Casey
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