Andrea Whittaker,Louise Edwards's Abortion, Sin and the State in Thailand (ASAA Women in Asia PDF

By Andrea Whittaker,Louise Edwards

This booklet discusses abortion in a non-Western, non-Christian context - in Thailand, the place over 300,000 unlawful abortions are played every year via various equipment. The publication, in line with wide unique examine within the box, examines a variety of matters, together with tales of the real-life dilemmas dealing with ladies, renowned representations of abortion within the media, the background of the controversy in Thailand and its hyperlinks to politics. total, the paintings highlights the voices of ladies and their subjective reviews and perceptions of abortion, and areas those 'women's tales' in an research of broader socio-political gender and tool kin that constitution sexuality and women's reproductive health and wellbeing decisions.

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