Essays about: "Fetal rights"

Found 3 essays containing the words Fetal rights.

  1. 1. Am I not a woman even when I am pregnant?: An analysis of the development of fetal rights in policy documents in Europe and how pregnant women are fetal containers and second-class citizens

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Danielle Fröstad; [2021-10-14]
    Keywords : Pregnant women; Fetal containers; Second-class citizens; Fetal rights; Women’s rights; Policing; Human rights; Biopower; Biopolitics;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on the development of fetal rights in policy documents in Europe and how fetal rights and the protection of fetal life can be a part of the discussion of how pregnant women are associated with being “fetal containers” and(/or) “second-class citizens”. The study aims to identify different articles and paragraphs in policy documents that can identify the connection between fetal rights and pregnancy rights and how pregnant women are “fetal containers” and(/or) “second-class citizens”. READ MORE

  2. 2. Legal Boundaries : Women's Reproductive Self-determination Rights Versus Fetus's Right to Life. – An Analysis on Georgia Fetal Heartbeat Bill. (H.B.481)

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Umeå centrum för genusstudier (UCGS)

    Author : Victor Dike Wokekoro; [2021]
    Keywords : Women s reproductive self-determination rights; fetus s right to life; Georgia fetal heartbeat bill H.B.481 ; Pro-choice; Pro-life.;

    Abstract : Through the fetal heartbeat House-Bill-481, Georgia (U.S) has taken a Pro-life stance on the constitutionally enshrined women's reproductive self-determination rights versus the proposed fetus's right to life by banning abortion after six weeks of gestation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Anti-abortion legislation: What is the problem represented to be? : A critical policy analysis of the “heartbeat bills” in the United States.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Umeå centrum för genusstudier (UCGS)

    Author : Anna Gustafsson; [2020]
    Keywords : anti-abortion legislation; fetal heartbeat; fetal rights; subjectification effects;

    Abstract : Since the introduction of a new type of anti-abortion legislation in the United States which bans abortions after a fetal heartbeat can be detected, women’s options regarding abortion are being limited. How “problems” are represented or constituted in legislation shows that problems are time, place and context dependant. READ MORE