A searing study of how modern reproductive politics shapes women's bodily agency
Laura R. Woliver is a professor of political science and women's studies at the University of South Carolina. She is the author of From Outrage to Action: The Politics of Grass Roots Dissent.
"Neatly reviews many of the major dramas and dilemmas that, thirty years after the federalization of women's 'choice,' continue to bedevil policymakers and ordinary people. But it also moved me, and will move others, to wake up and test its conclusions." Rickie Solinger, Women's Review of Books "An important challenge to the rush to accept technological breakthroughs as progress. It depends on how they are practiced and who has authority." Barbara Burrell, Rhetoric and Public Affairs