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Poor women, powerful men

America"s great experiment in family planning

by Martha Coonfield Ward

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Louisiana.
    • Subjects:
    • Family Health Foundation (La.),
    • Birth control -- Louisiana.,
    • Birth control -- Government policy -- Louisiana.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMartha C. Ward.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ766.5.U5 W32 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 189 p. :
      Number of Pages189
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2712709M
      ISBN 100813303664, 0813303672
      LC Control Number86005557

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