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Author McCann, Carole R. (Carole Ruth), 1955-

Title Birth control politics in the United States, 1916-1945 / Carole R. McCann.

Publication Info. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1994.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  363.96 M122B    Check Shelf
Description xi, 242 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [219]-230) and index.
Contents Introduction: the politics of pessaries -- Birth control and feminism -- Birth control and the medical profession -- Birth control and racial betterment -- Better health for thirteen million: the interracial coalition for birth control -- Laywomen and organization men.
Subject Birth control -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Birth control -- Political aspects -- United States.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1918-1932.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1865-1918.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945.
Indexed Term Family planning History
United States
Subject Family Planning Services -- history -- United States.
Politics -- United States.
ISBN 0801424909 alkaline paper
0801486122 paperback
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