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Abortion

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Female resident, married, corporation tenant, female interviewer, 3 October 1962

 Item
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S3/4/3/4
Scope and Contents Discussion of a neighbour's child who is badly behaved and whose mother wants to take to a psychiatrist. INTVEE preoccupied with birth control, has been told by doctor that her nerves would be better without the monthly anxiety about pregnancy. She thinks her husband may object on religious grounds but she thinks he will agree if it is better for her health. None of the eight couples on the top balcony use contraception and there is some discussion about methods used to avoid pregnancy -...
Dates: Other: 3 October 1962

Material used in the preparation of Illicit and Unnatural Practices: The Law, Sex and Society in Scotland since 1900 (Edinburgh UP, 2019), 2010s (date of notes themselves), 1880s-1980s (date of source material)

 Series
Identifier: Coll-1497/2
Scope and Contents This series of Papers of Professor Roger Davidson is composed of his notes and research material used in the preparation of his book Illicit and Unnatural Practices: The Law, Sex and Society in Scotland since 1900, which was published by EUP in 2019. It includes material on VD quackery in Scotland, child abuse in Scotland, prosecution of bestiality and of abortion in Scottish High Court, the medical treatment of homosexual offenders, HIV transmission and...
Dates: 2010s (date of notes themselves); 1880s-1980s (date of source material)