Native American Women and Coerced Sterilization: On the Trail of Tears in the 1970s

  title={Native American Women and Coerced Sterilization: On the Trail of Tears in the 1970s},
  author={Sally. Torpy},
  journal={American Indian Culture and Research Journal},
  • Sally. Torpy
  • Published 1 October 2007
  • Sociology
  • American Indian Culture and Research Journal
L'A. examine l'une des composantes, souvent negligee, du mouvement des droits civiques aux Etats-Unis dans les annees 1970. Il montre comment, face au silence sur la sterilisation forcee des femmes amerindiennes, les revendications identitaires et culturelles des Amerindiens se sont exprimees egalement par la defense des droits autochtones a la reproduction biologique et a la perennite demographique des nations indiennes. A partir d'exemples concrets de femmes soumises a la sterilisation forcee… 

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