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Publicly Funded Family Planning in Arizona, 1940–2017


Abstract Nearly seven decades ago, the US government established grants to the states for family planning and acknowledged the importance of enabling all women to plan and space their pregnancies, regardless of personal income. Since then, publicly-funded family planning services have empowered millions of women, men, and adolescents to achieve their childbearing goals. Despite the recognized importance of subsidized family planning, services remain funded in a piecemeal fashion. Since the 1940s there have been numerous federal funding sources for family planning, including the Title V Maternal and Child Health Services Program, Office of Economic Opportunity grants, Title XX Social Services Program, Title X Family Planning Program, Medicaid, and th... (more)
Created Date 2018
Contributor Nunez-Eddy, Claudia (Author) / Maienschein, Jane (Advisor) / Hurlbut, James (Committee member) / O'Neil, Erica (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Public policy / Women's studies / Public health / Arizona / Family Planning / Maternal and Child Health / Reproductive Health / Title X / Women's Health
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 114 pages
Language English
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Note Masters Thesis Biology 2018
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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