Killing the Black Body
Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of Liberty
ISBN10: 0679758690 ISBN13: 9780679758693 Publisher: Vintage Books Published: Jan 1 1999 Pages: 373 Weight: 0.60lbs. Height: 8.50" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
A powerful, thought-provoking indictment of America's continuing assault on the reproductive rights of black women ranges from the era of slavery to the welfare reform acts of the 1990s that penalize women on welfare for having babies. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.