In the name of reproductive rights: race, neoliberalism and the embodied violence of population policies

@article{Wilson2017InTN,
  title={In the name of reproductive rights: race, neoliberalism and the embodied violence of population policies},
  author={K. Wilson},
  journal={new formations: a journal of culture/theory/politics},
  year={2017},
  volume={91},
  pages={50 - 68}
}
  • K. Wilson
  • Published 2017
  • Sociology
  • new formations: a journal of culture/theory/politics
  • Abstract:Contemporary population interventions by states, international organisations and corporates have during the last two decades been effectively reframed in feminist terms of reproductive rights and choices, while continuing to perpetuate and rely upon structural and embodied violence and racialised and gendered constructions of industriousness and altruism on the one hand, and disposability, hypersexuality and excess on the other. I argue that the twenty-first century resurgence of… CONTINUE READING
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