Abortion and Divorce in Western Law


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What can abortion and divorce laws in other countries teach Americans about these thorny issues? In this incisive new book, noted legal scholar Mary Ann Glendon looks at the experiences of twenty Western nations, including the United States, and shows how they differ, subtly but profoundly, from one another. Her findings challenge many widely held American beliefs. She reveals, for example, that a compromise on the abortion question is not only possible but typical, even in societies that are deeply divided on the matter. ...

Abortion and Divorce in Western Law 1989, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674001619

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Abortion and Divorce in Western Law 1987, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780674001602

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