Margaret Sanger: Rebel for Women's Rights

Margaret Sanger: Rebel for Women's Rights

by Vicki Cox
     
 

Margaret Sanger was the founder of the birth control movement in the United States and became an international leader in the field. Her work as a nurse convinced her that limiting the size of families through elective birth control was the key to the advancement of women and was needed to achieve social progress. Her work brought her and those who worked alongside her… See more details below

Overview

Margaret Sanger was the founder of the birth control movement in the United States and became an international leader in the field. Her work as a nurse convinced her that limiting the size of families through elective birth control was the key to the advancement of women and was needed to achieve social progress. Her work brought her and those who worked alongside her scorn and legal arrest, but support for her cause strengthened throughout the twentieth century. Today, we take for granted many of the rights she fought so hard to secure.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791080306
Publisher:
Chelsea House Publishers
Publication date:
01/28/2005
Series:
Women in Medicine Series
Edition description:
Library Edition
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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