2 edition of Women and Legal Action found in the catalog.
Women and Legal Action
Canadian Advisory Council on the Status of Women.
|Contributions||Atcheson, M., Eberts, Mary A., 1947-, Symes, B.|
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Abortion is a class issue. Whatever restrictions are placed upon legal abortion, all women do not suffer equally. In fact, some women don't suffer at all. Egyptian women were also allowed to seek justice, and like men could have their day in court. The ancient Egyptians viewed men and women, including people from all social classes except slaves, as essentially equal under the law, and even the lowliest peasant was entitled to petition the vizier and his court for redress.
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