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History of Abortion Controversy in the U.S
A history of how the abortion controversy has evolved in the United States. When did abortion first become illegal? What was the effect of Roe v. Wade?
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/abortionuslegal/a/abortion.htm
Abortion and Reproductive Rights History
Reproductive rights: Resources for studying the history of abortion and the controversy about abortion, from many perspectives including pro-choice and pro -life.
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Abortion in the United States - Women's History - About.com
An index to articles and other resources on abortion history in the United States.
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When Did Abortion Begin? The Ancient History of Abortion
Answer: Abortion is often presented as if it were new, cutting-edge, scientific--a product of the modern era--when it is, in fact, as old as recorded history.
http://civilliberty.about.com/od/abortion/f/When-Did-Abortion-Begin.htm
Abortion History: The Law and Legal Issues - Women's History
Links to resources on the history of abortion, especially the legal issues and the history of the development of abortion law.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/abortionuslegal/
Abortion in the Ancient and Premodern World - Women's History
While modern technology is quite new in historical terms, the practice of abortion and menstrual "regulation" is ancient. Traditional methods have been handed ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/abortion/a/ancientabortion.htm
Roe v. Wade Supreme Court Decision: Facts and ... - Women's History
Roe v. Wade is the historic Supreme Court decision overturning a Texas interpretation of abortion law and making abortion legal in the United States. The Roe v.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/abortionuslegal/p/roe_v_wade.htm
Abortion History - Prochoice Perspectives
Links to resources on the history of abortion, especially from a pro-choice perspective.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/abortionprochoice/
Abortion on Demand: A Second Wave Feminist ... - Women's History
Feminists advocate for reproductive freedom for women, including abortion on demand, a rallying cry in the 1970s.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/abortionprochoice/a/abortion-on-demand.htm
Abortion in Chile - Women's History - About.com
Abortion history and attitudes in Chile. Entry in the Encyclopedia of Women's History from Jone Johnson Lewis.
http://womenshistory.about.com/library/ency/blwh_chile_abortion.htm
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