Aug
15

July summary: analyzing Congressional debates

In this blog, I will be addressing my system and progress in reading and analyzing the documents I have found. As my project has continued, I have been amplifying it from abortion in Argentina to relevant topics like same-sex marriage and in vitro fertilization. While I have found and read other documents, such as academic…
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May
22

My first-week experience: the library

               One week into my research, I wanted to give a recap of my experience in Argentina so far, mostly regarding the library, since that’s where I have focused most of my research efforts this week. The library system here, and reportedly in most other countries as well, is very different than my experience with…
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May
22

My first-week experience: the library

               One week into my research, I wanted to give a recap of my experience in Argentina so far, mostly regarding the library, since that’s where I have focused most of my research efforts this week. The library system here, and reportedly in most other countries as well, is very different than my experience with…
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Apr
16

Argentine Abortion Policy: the Influences of Culture

The current Argentine law regarding abortion restricts access to this vital reproductive health option to cases in which the life of the mother is in danger or cases in which the pregnancy resulted from rape of a mentally handicapped woman (see 1922 Penal Code, Articles 85-88). As a Catholic country, the Church has historically played a…
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