By Sarah Terzo
Abortion supporter B. R. Arnowitz:
“The self-nurturant woman may even view the procedure “as a growth-promoting experience”; and “the circumstances surrounding the abortion may even be a self-enhancing occasion for the woman.”
“The Psychodynamics of Abortion” in Critical Psychophysical Passages in the Life of A Woman, edited by Joan Offerman-Zuckerberg. Quoted in Camille S. Williams “Abortion and the Actualized Self” First Things November 1991.
Editor’s note. This appeared at Clinic Quotes and is reposted with permission.