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Black Woman's Burden: Commodifying Black Reproduction

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Black Woman’s Burden examines the historical endeavors to regulate Black female sexuality and reproduction in the United States through methods of exploitation, control, repression, and coercion. The myth of the “angry Black woman” has been built over generations through clever rhetoric and oppressive social policy. Here Rousseau explores the continued impact of labeling a ...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published March 15th 2011 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published 2009)
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