“A valuable contribution.”
“This book is an important contribution to the growing reexamination of the women's health movement. This is a useful book, an interesting book, a book that tells our history.”
-Politics, Social Movements, and The State
“Nelson presents the tip of the iceberg of the history of the involvement of women of color, specifically, African-American women and Latinas in the movements for rights.”
“A very fresh and strong contribution to emerging scholarship on the history of reproductive rights activism in the U.S.”
-Loretta Ross,Executive Director of the National Center for Human Rights Education
About the Author
is Director of the Women’s and Gender Studies Program at the University of Redlands (CA).