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Reproduction: Health: Bangladesh
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In the 1960s and 1970s, second-wave white feminist activism in the Global North focused on contraceptive access as a way to establish women’s rights over their bodies and sexualities (Heise 1993). While this h…

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Mst Shahina Parvin, “Reproduction: Health: Bangladesh”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 07 June 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_002184>
First published online: 2019

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