The language of abortion

Carrie Purcell (2020)

Blog Post

F-words: The language of abortion

(Featured on On the Engender: Scotland’s Feminist Policy Blog and Podcast

This blog presents some of Carrie’s reflections on the language used around abortion in everyday, medical, academic, media and advocacy contexts. It addresses what we call abortion and why that matters; language used by people who have had abortions; the discourse of ‘choice’; and questions of inclusivity.

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