Essays about: "anti-abortion legislation"

Found 2 essays containing the words anti-abortion legislation.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Decriminalisation of Abortion - Lessons from Mexico City

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Caroline Johansson; [2010]
    Keywords : abortion; women’s rights; policy process; Mexico; Latin America; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Latin America has a profound tradition of anti-abortion legislation and a conservative view on women’s sexuality. Most of the countries allow for abortion in extreme cases, such as rape or when there is a risk to the woman’s health, while others still prohibit it under any circumstances. READ MORE