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Reproductive rights in a global context

Lara M. Knudsen

Reproductive rights in a global context

South Africa, Uganda, Peru, Denmark, United States, Vietnam, Jordan

by Lara M. Knudsen

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Published by Vanderbilt University Press in Nashville, TN .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLara M. Knudsen ; foreword by Betsy Hartmann.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 289 p. :
Number of Pages289
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22733037M
ISBN 100826515282

Global Population and Reproductive Health provides an introduction to an important and timely public health topic. The text is unique in that it explores the inextricable link between population and reproductive health a connection that is often overlooked as well as their impact on global and local environmental issues. Lara M. Knudsen is the author of Reproductive Rights in a Global Context ( avg rating, 7 ratings, 0 reviews, published )4/5(7).

Women in the United States and beyond have historically been subjected to coordinated efforts to control their fertility, including sterilization abuse. The burgeoning women’s movement in the s, and growing concerns over limits to women’s reproductive rights at that time, helped focus concerns over sterilization abuse into action. More than a decade after the enthusiasm that accompanied ICPD, there is growing concern about its effectiveness in the context of global health and development. Reproductive Health and Human Rights addresses that concern. The book grapples with fundamental questions about the relationships among population, fertility decline, reproductive.

  Her research interests include gendered labor, migration, sexuality, human rights, youth culture, transnational feminism and public health in the context of changing global and political structures. 2 Indicators—an overview in the context of global monitoring Purpose and limitations Providing an overview of reproductive health Conceptual considerations Contextual considerations Interpretation Structure of the guidelines II Generation, interpretation and .


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