Contraceptive Diplomacy narrates a transnational history of birth control in the context of imperial struggles between the United States and Japan.
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The late 1970s and early 1980s was the historical peak of interest in the cervical cap in the United States.
In our second installment of Notches’ series commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the 1965 Griswold v. Connecticut decision, Beth Bailey invites us to complicate progressive narratives of the sexual revolution by analyzing the conservative underpinnings of Griswold and to re-focus our attention on women’s hard-fought struggles to redefine their roles in American society. Beth Bailey When I teach […]
It had taken fifty years to defeat the repressive, prudish and sexist ban on birth control.