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Vol. XXXIV — No. 2
The Holy See at the UN
Europe’s Antichoice Movement
Marieme Helie Lucas
Ultra-Orthodox Judaism and Women
Catholics for Choice
Cory L. Richards
- Unintentional Erotica and Intentional Repression: Church, State and Sex
Bennett Elliott reviews Eric Berkowitz’s Sex and Punishment: Four Thousand Years of Judging Desire.
- Left Foot Forward: Advancing Sexual Rights in Britain
Roger Ingham reviews Stephen Brooke’s Sexual Politics: Sexuality, Family Planning and the British Left from the 1880s to the Present Day.
- To Restore Eden: The Paradox of Church Reform
Henk Baars reviews Christopher M. Bellitto and David Zachariah Flanagin’s Reassessing Reform—A Historical Investigation into Church Renewal.
- Finding Shelter: Outside the Big Tent: Catholic Reform Movements
Eileen Moran reviews Kathleen Kautzer’s The Underground Church: Nonviolence Resistance to the Vatican Empire.
A list of new and noteworthy books
In their own words: Supporters and Critics of the church speak
Index: When Extremism Becomes Law