Oral history interview with Carole Joffe [electronic resource], 2001.
|Creator: ||Joffe, Carole E.||Project: ||Physicians for reproductive health and choice oral history project. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||sound file : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit) video file : digital preservation master|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Professor of Sociology.
Scope and Contents
Struggles of doctors in pre-Roe v. Wade era; uncertain legal environment; alienation of doctors performing abortions; alternative abortion providers; different categories of abortion doctors; Alan Guttmacher and Therapeutic Abortion Committees; "San Francisco 9" case; policies of abortion committees and reactions; various struggles of abortion seekers; abortion figures; factors leading to criminalization of abortion in the U.S.; scenarios if Roe v. Wade overturned; current obstacles to abortion provision.
Copyright by Physicians for Reproductive Choice and Health (PRCH), 2001.