Nelson, Jennifer, 1967-

Women of color and the reproductive rights movement [electronic resource] / Jennifer Nelson. - New York : New York University Press, c2003. - x, 225 p. ; 24 cm. - ACLS Humanities E-book. . - ACLS Humanities E-Book. .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction : from abortion to reproductive rights -- Let's hear it from the real experts : feminism and the early abortion rights movement -- "An act of valor for a woman need not take place inside of her" : black women, feminism, and reproductive rights -- "An instrument of genocide" : the black nationalist campaign against birth control -- "Abortions under community control" : feminism, nationalism, and the politics of reproduction among New York City's young lords -- Race, class, and sexuality : reproductive rights and the campaign for an inclusive feminism -- Conclusion.


Electronic text and image data.
Ann Arbor, Mich. :
University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing,
2008.
Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text.
([ACLS Humanities E-Book])
Mode of access: Intranet.






Birth control--History--United States--20th century.
Abortion--History--United States--20th century.
Minority women--Social conditions.--United States
Sterilization (Birth control)--History--United States--20th century.
Women's rights--History--United States--20th century.
Feminism--History--United States--20th century.

HQ766.5.U5 / N457 2003