Lost: Illegal Abortion Stories

  title={Lost: Illegal Abortion Stories},
  author={Jo Wainer},
  journal={Reproductive Health Matters},
  pages={155 - 159}
  • J. Wainer
  • Published 1 April 2006
  • Political Science
  • Reproductive Health Matters

The Abortion Game: Writing a Consciously Political NarrativeNonfiction Work

In this creative‐writing research project, I set out to create a narrative nonfiction manuscript that investigates the contemporary politics surrounding abortion. The fundamental question driving

Bearing Responsibility:Reconceiving RU486 and the regulation of women's reproductive decisions

This thesis explores the status of abortion in Australia and analyses the representations of women that are produced and relied upon in public discourse on this issue. Drawing predominantly on the

Ethics and Law for Australian Nurses

Ethics and Law for Australian Nurses is an integrated and coherent textbook that allows students to understand the mutual relationship between the legal and ethical frameworks of nursing practice.

An Open Secret: The Hidden History of Unwanted Pregnancy and Abortion in Highland Bolivia, 1952-2010

It is found that women’s demand for abortion coalesced with broader processes set in motion by the democratic opening of 1982 to spark the emergence of a stable and efficient illegal abortion network in La Paz and El Alto, Bolivia between 1952 and 2010.

Imperative images : the use of images of the foetus in the Australian abortion debate, 1998-2009

This thesis examines the use of images of the foetus in the abortion debate, in Australia over the last decade. It begins by reviewing existing literature on abortion in Australia and the emergence

Reasons women give for contemplating or undergoing abortion: a qualitative investigation in Victoria, Australia.

Abortion and the Struggle to be Good in the 1970s

  • J. Wainer
  • Medicine
    The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry
  • 2008
The most important and frequent effect of abortion was to make women feel more competent in managing their lives.