Q: How is abortion sociologically important?

A:There is a great treatise on this issue in the book Freakonomics. You should read it. It suggests that the crime rate dropped significantly exactly 2 decades af...Read More »

Q: Need help with Paper about Abortion, for Sociology class..?

A:I was a sociology major but it's been a year or so since my last soc class and I have the worst memory on specific terminology w/o my notes, but hopefully this ...Read More »

Q: How does abortion relate to the following fields anthropology soc...

A:Simple: Abortion is an act with meaning and significance - different cultures will approach it differently. The meaning and significance will vary from culture ...Read More »


A:A persons views about abortion speak a lot about the society he lives in. The social values, the upbringing, the value he attaches to life decides how much he g...Read More »

Q: What sociological factors influence a woman's decision tohave an ...

A:Studies have shown that "socioeconomic status was the best predictor of abortion..." Females of lo...Read More »

abortion and sociology

1 How Sociologists. View Social Problems: The Abortion Dilemma. Listen to Chapter 1 on MySocLab. Learning Objectives. After reading this chapter, you should .
The findings, which appear in the journal Sociological Science, point to a previously unexplored divide on the abortion issue: differences in .
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Abortion and Mental Health: Sociological Perspectives. Carole Joffe, PhD. U. California, San Francisco. Faculty Disclosure. Carole Joffe, PhD has no financial .
Contemporary. Sociology 1979, Vol. 8 (November): 825-836. Sociology and Abortion: Legacies and Strategies*. JONATHAN. B. IMBER. St. Lawrence University.
"A groundbreaking account of how movements for and against abortion have. Deana A. Rohlinger is an associate professor in the department of sociology and .
In the last month many polls have focused on Americans views on abortion, yet the Gallup poll released on May 15, 2009, got the most .
Popular Q&A

How is abortion murder?
Yes, abortion is wrong. The Lord has said, "You shall not murder," (Exodus 20:13). The life that is growing within the mother is a child, a baby. The Bible looks at the life in the womb as a child.: Exodus 21:22 says, "And if men struggle with each other and strike a woman with child so that...

WHAT DO YOU THINK OF THIS QUOTE - ''If men could get pregnant,abortion would be a sacrament.''?
If men could get pregnant and women couldn't, and men still had the same social standings as they do today? Abortion would be like most other medical procedures. You would start by finding yourself a good doctor that you could trust. If you're too poor for a regular doctor, and Rural Health...

Pro-choice abortions facts?
very easy if you have an abortion you are murdering a child..

Muslims: A question about abortion?
Abortion is against islam but if the life of the mother is at risk, Allah doesn't like his subject to suffer in that case she can do away with it. If the foetus doesn't get to the stage of being considered to have life it's her choice. Islam always aim at how best human can be happy under God's...

gravida 2 para 0-1-0-1 what does this mean?
This is a newer documentation style which tries to add more information. It would be charted as G2P0101, and it means 2 pregnancies, 0 full term, 1 preterm, 0 miscarriages/abortions, and 1 live child. So this woman had a preterm first baby, and is currently pregnant with number two. The older...