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Birth Control

  • By: Yu-ling Huang
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Birth control is at the center of global reproductive politics. The term birth control refers to a regimen of one or more sexual practices, medical devices, or medications that couples use to deliberately prevent unwanted pregnancy. Globally, ...

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