Abortion and American politics / Barbara Hinkson Craig and David M. O'Brien

Author(s): Craig, Barbara Hinkson, 1942-
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Subjects: Abortion--Political aspects--United States
Abortion--Government policy--United States
Abortion--Law and legislation--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Chatham, N.J. : Chatham House Pub., 1993
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: xvi, 382 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Illustrations
Tables, Figures, Boxes
1. Roe v. Wade, the Burger Court, and American Politics 1
2. Interest Groups Battle over Roe 35
3. The States as Battlegrounds 73
4. A Reluctant Congress Faces the Abortion Issue 103
5. Abortion and Presidential Politics 157
6. The Tide Turns: The Rehnquist Court and Webster v. Reproductive Health Services 197
7. Public Opinion and Abortion 245
8. Abortion and State Politics after Webster 279
9. Abortion and National Politics 307
10. Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pennsylvania v. Casey, the Rehnquist Court, and American Politics 325
Selected Bibliography 363
Index of Cases 371
Index of Names and Subjects 373
Additional Authors: O'Brien, David M
Notes: LCCN: 92041395
ISBN: 0934540888 (cloth)
ISBN: 0934540896 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 27013071
ISBN/ISSN: 0934540888