Killing The Black Body

Author: Dorothy Roberts
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0804152594
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In 1997, this groundbreaking book made a powerful entrance into the national conversation on race.

Black And Blue

Author: J. Hoberman
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520274016
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See Dorothy Roberts, Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the
Meaning of Liberty (New York: Vintage Books, 1999). 317. George A. Williams, “
Elliott Therapy of Pelvic Inflammations in the Negress,” Southern Medical Journal
31 (1938): 1,171. “Pelvic inflammatory disease is rampant in the colored and is
much more frequent and severe than in the white,” in “A Comparative Obstetrical
and Gynecological Study of the White and Colored Races,” 419. 318. Thomas H.
Green ...

Policing Black Bodies

Author: Angela J. Hattery
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442276967
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Malika Saada Saar, Rebecca Epstein, Lindsay Rosenthal, and Yasmin Vafa, The
Sexual Abuse to Prison Pipeline: The Girls' Story (Washington, DC: Center for
Poverty and Inequality, Georgetown University Law Center, 2015), 7, http://bit.ly/
1DqeScy. Emphasis ours. 4. Dorothy Roberts, Killing the Black Body: Race,
Reproduction, and the Meaning of Liberty (New York: Vintage, 1999), 150–51. 5.
Dorothy Roberts, Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of
Liberty ...

Black Women Agency And The New Black Feminism

Author: Maria del Guadalupe Davidson
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1317550447
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Ibid., p. 273. Jeffery S. Sartin, “J. Marion Sims, the Father of Gynecology: Hero or
Villain?” Southern Medical Journal, 97(5) (2004). Available at: www.medscape.
com/view article/479892_3 (accessed July 21, 2016). Kapsalis, “Mastering the
Female Pelvis,” p. 269. Ibid., p. 273. See Dorothy Roberts, Killing the Black Body:
Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of Liberty (New York: Vintage Books, 1997
). See Khiara M. Bridges, Reproducing Race: An Ethnography of Pregnancy as a
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Encyclopedia Of Motherhood

Author: Andrea O'Reilly
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412968461
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The Law's Role in Reproductive Freedom Much of Roberts's work draws attention
to the intrusive and coercive aspects of the law, and she demonstrates how many
laws and judicial rulings have reinforced dominant social hierarchies of race,
gender, and class that continue to pervade American culture. For example, in her
1998 award-winning book, Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the
Meaning of Liberty, Roberts bridges the scholarly gap between issues of race
and ...

Pregnancy And Power

Author: Rickie Solinger
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814741193
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Dorothy Roberts, Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of
Liberty (New York: Pantheon, 1997), 71,216. 27. Johanna Schoen, “Fighting for
Child Health: Race, Birth Control, and the State in the Jim Crow South,” Social
Politics 4 (1997): 90–113. 28. Roberts, Killing the Black Body, 72. 29. Kline,
Building a Better Race, 105. 30. Wendy Kline found thousands of letters written to
Ezra S. Gasney, the author of a eugenics textbook, Human Sterilization Today,
from ...

Our Bodies Our Crimes

Author: Jeanne Flavin
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 9780814727553
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Dorothy E. Roberts (1998), Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the
Meaning of Liberty (New York: Vintage). 5.There are limits to thinking only in
terms of rights, however, as sociologist Barbara Katz Rothman points out in both
Recreating Motherhood and, more recently, Weaving a Family. This is particularly
true in a consumer society that has reduced many discussions of rights to the
idea that if you can pay for it, you have a right to have it. Rothman reminds her
readers of ...

Inner Lives

Author: Paula Johnson
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814743854
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Professor Roberts has written extensively and quite cogently on the denial of
African American women's reproductive rights within criminal law regimes.
Among her works, see also Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the
Meaning of Liberty (1997); “Mothers Who Fail to Protect Their Children:
Accounting for Private and Public Responsibility,” in Julia Hanigsberg and Sara
Ruddick, eds., Mother Troubles: Rethinking Contemporary Maternal Dilemmas
31–49; (1999); and ...

Knock Me Up Knock Me Down

Author: Kelly Oliver
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231530706
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Everything Conceivable: How Assisted Reproduction Is Changing Our World.
New York: Random House. ... Our Bodies, Ourselves. New York: Simon and
Schuster. Newton, Niles. 1996. “Emotions of Pregnancy.” In Philip K. Wilson, ed.,
Diseases of Pregnancy and Childbirth, 349–69. New York: Garland. O'Byrne,
Anne. 2010. Natality and Finitude. Bloomington: Indiana University ... Killing the
Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of Liberty. New York:
Pantheon. ——.