Abortion Around the World: An Overview of Legislation, Measures, Trends, and Consequences
Abstract:Following the May 2018 Irish referendum largely in favour of abortion, only two European countries, Malta and Andorra, still do not give women the right to decide to end a pregnancy in the…
Unsafe Abortion and Development: A Strategic Approach
It is safely concluded that lack of access to safe abortion (not to mention effective methods of pregnancy prevention) represents a clear-cut case of socioeconomic inequity, as a reliable index of underdevelopment.
Viapolitics and the emancipatory possibilities of abortion mobilities
Viapolitics has utility beyond this field to interrogate abortion travels and highlight the role of vehicles in abortion access as well as to explore how abortion transport can be emancipatory for women.
Legal obstacles and social change: strategies of the abortion rights movement in Argentina
- Political SciencePolitics, Groups, and Identities
ABSTRACT On April 2018, the Argentine Congress began debating a bill proposing the legalization of abortion on request for the first time in the country's history. Although it passed in the Lower…
First Trimester Abortion Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries
- MedicineClinical obstetrics and gynecology
There is increased interested in self-managed abortions as part of a shift towards demedicalizing abortion through task-sharing in both legally restrictive and supportive environments.
Morality and Contentious Politics in Latin America: Abortion and LGBT Rights in Argentina and Mexico
- Political Science
of a dissertation at the University of Miami. Dissertation supervised by Professor William C. Smith. No. of pages in text. (234) This study analyzes the factors that have facilitated or hindered…
The Autonomy of the Patient in Voluntary Termination of Pregnancy Care: What is the Position in the Holy Texts (The Torah, Bible and Koran)?
- PhilosophyPrimary Care Epidemiology and Global Health
The principle of personal autonomy in medical law has historically been defined in two ways: the impossibility of considering the human being as one thing and of harming his physical integrity and…
Autonomous Health Movements
- Political ScienceHealth and Human Rights
Abstract This paper proposes the concept of autonomous health movements, drawing on an analysis of harm reduction in the United States and self-managed abortion globally. Harm reduction and…
The Intersection Between Illegal Fishing, Crimes at Sea, and Social Well-Being
- LawFrontiers in Marine Science
Illegal, unregulated, and unreported (IUU) fishing is a major contributor to global overfishing, threatening food security, maritime livelihoods, and fisheries sustainability. An emerging narrative…
"The kind of doctor who doesn't believe doctor knows best": Doctors for Choice and the medical voice in Irish abortion politics, 2002-2018.
- Medicine, Political ScienceSocial science & medicine