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Induced abortion in Korea

Kwŏn, Tʻae-hwan.

Induced abortion in Korea

by Kwŏn, Tʻae-hwan.

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Published by Seoul National University Press in Seoul, Korea .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Korea (South).,
  • Korea (South)
    • Subjects:
    • Abortion -- Korea (South).,
    • Birth control -- Korea (South)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-143) and index.

      StatementKwon Tai-Hwan, Jun Kwang-Hee, Cho Sung-Nam.
      SeriesISDPR social studies series ;, no. 2
      ContributionsJun, Kwang Hee., Cho, Sung-Nam.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ767.5.K6 K86 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 205 p. :
      Number of Pages205
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL470798M
      ISBN 108970965947
      LC Control Number98193628
      OCLC/WorldCa39812601

      International human rights experts and activists have detailed the “inhumane” ways forced abortions are carried out in North Korea's detention facilities, from .   Perhaps in response to the government’s concern or due to other factors, abortion rates in Korea have been steadily falling. In , the Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs counted.

        The abortion rate in South Korea stood at around cases per 1, population as of , decreased from cases in the previous year. Abortion law Laws fall along a continuum from outright pro-hibition to allowing abortion without restric-tion as to reason. As of , 42% of women of reproductive age live in the countries where abortion is highly restricted (prohibited alto-gether, or allowed .

      South Korea’s Constitutional Court ruled Thursday that the country’s year-old ban on abortion was unconstitutional, clearing the way for the practice to be legalized for the first time in. Citations References. Abortion may also be induced in animals, in the context of animal example, abortion may be induced in mares that have been mated improperly, or that have been purchased by owners who did not realize the mares were pregnant, or that are pregnant with twin foals. [] Feticide can occur in horses and zebras due to male harassment of pregnant mares or forced.


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The increasing utilization of induced abortion in korea on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. the increasing utilization of induced abortion in korea. Cite this chapter as: Hong S. () Utilization of Induced Abortion in Korea.

In: Landy U., Ratnam S.S. (eds) Prevention and Treatment of Contraceptive : Sung-bong Hong. The purposes of this study were to investigate Induced abortion in Korea book ethical aspects of induced abortion from the viewpoint of Korean women, and to compare and contrast their ethical considerations and values with the views of western ethical scholars.

The two extremes of ethical arguments about induced abortion are pro-life and by: 4. The Role of Induced Abortion in Fertility Control in Korea. Sung‐bong Hong. Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Korea University Medical College, Seoul, Korea.

Professor. Search for more papers by this author. Walter B. Watson. Population Council, Korea. Research and Evaluation by: 4.

South Korea's year abortion ban must be lifted by end of the country's Constitutional Court ruled Thursday, in a major win for pro-choice advocates. The book Abortion in the Developing World, Axel I Mundigo and Cynthia Indriso is published by Zed Books. South Korea's ban on abortion has been ruled unconstitutional in a historic court decision.

The country's constitutional court ordered that the law must be revised by the end of   All media depict abortion as a dangerous procedure, but "[t]he real risk of death from an abortion is statistically zero." Here are a few books that paint a more realistic portrait of abortion.

The vast majority of abortions in the United States —nearly 92% — take place during the first trimester of pregnancy. (For information on the kinds of abortion performed in the first trimester, see “Early Abortion Options.”) For women who have a later abortion, the most common method is dilation and evacuation (D&E), which involves removing the fetal and placental tissue with a.

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The scale of abortions in Korea may seem to be smaller in comparison with the US, in which a New York Times analyst estimated that about 1, were performed in (Bazelon, ). However, considering that the Korean population is less than one-sixth of the USA’s, the rate of abortion in Korea is actually higher.

In Korea, the proportion of married women of reproductive age reporting having experienced an induced abortion increased from around 10% in the mids to nearly 40% in the late s (Cho et al., ). Although the rate declined somewhat in the s, induced abortion remains in the country as a viable option for terminating unwanted.

Abstract. Prior to legal abortion in the Republic of Korea was limited by law and judicial decisions to narrow medical indications.

However, the law was not enforced, and abortion could easily be obtained from physicians who performed the procedure in their own private clinics. Writer and artist Leah Hayes created an illustrated book, Not Funny Ha-Ha: A Handbook for Something Hard, which takes readers through the thought processes of two women who choose to have abortions -- one medical, the other hopes the book will chip away at the stigma that often surrounds abortion.

The induced abortion rate is even higher in countries like Uganda, where there were 54 induced abortions per women in Evidence shows the induced abortions are more likely in countries in which abortion is illegal or restricted compared to those liberated (5).

A survey by the Korean Women’s Development Institute of 2, women ages 15 to 44 found 1 in 5 respondents had had an abortion — 97 percent of them illegally.

Lee SK. PIP: The reliability of data on induced abortion collected in rural Korea in is examined. The study compared information obtained from clinic records and from a household survey in Wachon Myun, Kyungsan Gun, Kyung Sang Book Do in southeastern Korea. Interviews were conducted among women from September to December Inthe estimated induced abortion rate in Korea was per women, and women with unwanted pregnancies were more likely to terminate their pregnancy with induced abortion; therefore.

Police have launched an investigation in South Korea after a doctor performed an abortion by mistake. Abortion is the ending of a pregnancy by removal or expulsion of an embryo or fetus.

An abortion that occurs without intervention is known as a miscarriage or "spontaneous abortion" and occurs in approximately 30% to 50% of pregnancies.

When deliberate steps are taken to end a pregnancy, it is called an induced abortion, or less frequently "induced miscarriage". Medical abortion care encompasses the management of various clinical conditions including spontaneous and induced abortion (both viable and non-viable pregnancies), incomplete abortion and intrauterine fetal demise, as well as post-abortion contraception.

Medical management of abortion generally involves either a. South Korea’s Constitutional Court issued a landmark ruling that rejected a law from seven decades ago calling for prison for women who get an abortion.

United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley held a meeting on the human rights situation in North Korea where one defector spoke about how she was forced to have an abortion.