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The control a woman is allowed to have over her own reproductive system has been a recent popular topic of debate. Since the 1950's, women have made up over half of the total United States population. With women making up the majority of the country's citizens, it would be quite the contradiction for them to not have the right to make decisions about their own bodies. Over the last two decades many contraceptive and medical advances have assisted in a woman's ability to make her own choice. An interesting trend in childbearing has occurred from this new wave of technologies. This project will dive in and explore some of the possible explanations of this current phenomenon.
Course: Math 488 – Senior Capstone
Grand Forks, ND
Fertility, Birth, Birth-Rate, Conception
Rokke, Abby, "A New Trend in Human Reproduction - Women in the USA" (2018). Essential Studies UNDergraduate Showcase. 22.