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Bioethics : An Anthology

By: Kuhse, Helga.
Contributor(s): Schüklenk, Udo | Singer, Peter.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Blackwell Philosophy Anthologies: Publisher: Hoboken : Wiley, 2015Edition: 3rd ed.Description: 1 online resource (805 p.).ISBN: 9781118941515.Subject(s): Medical ethicsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Bioethics : An AnthologyDDC classification: 174/.957 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Notes -- Part I Abortion -- Introduction -- Chapter 1 Abortion and Health Care Ethics -- Most People Begin at Fertilization -- Justice, Beneficence and Non-maleficence for Mother and Child -- Rape -- Prenatal Screening and Genetic Counselling -- Participation -- Embryo Experimentation -- Benevolence and Autonomy -- References -- Chapter 2 Abortion and Infanticide -- I Abortion and Infanticide -- II Terminology: "Person" versus "Human Being"
III The Basic Issue: When is a Member of the Species Homo sapiens a Person? -- IV Some Critical Comments on Alternative Proposals -- V Refutation of the Conservative Position -- VI Summary and Conclusions -- Notes -- Chapter 3 A Defense of Abortion -- Notes -- Chapter 4 Why Abortion Is Immoral -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- V -- VI -- Notes -- Part II Issues in Reproduction -- Introduction -- Assisted Reproduction -- Prenatal Screening, Sex Selection, and Cloning -- Assisted Reproduction -- Chapter 5 Multiple Gestation and Damaged Babies: God's Will or Human Choice? -- Note
Chapter 6 Assisted Reproduction in Same Sex Couples -- Historical Overview of Same Sex Reproduction in the USA -- The Emergence of Assisted Reproduction for Lesbians and Gay Men -- Barriers to Assisted Reproduction for Gay Couples -- Key Issues Regarding Same Sex Reproduction: Review of the Literature -- Motivations for Parenthood -- Family Relationships, Attitudes, and Behaviors -- Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation of Children of Gay Parents -- The Social and Psychological Adjustment of Children of Gay Parents -- Gay Fatherhood through Assisted Reproduction
Medical Aspects of Reproduction for Same Sex Couples -- Lesbian Couples -- Gay Male Couples -- Social and Psychological Aspects of Same Sex Reproduction -- Homophobia -- Family and Social Support -- Legal Issues -- Decision-Making for Prospective Gay Parents -- Lesbians: Who Will Carry the Pregnancy? -- Lesbians: Decisions about the Donor -- Gay Male Couples: Who Will Provide the Sperm? -- Gay Male Couples: Decisions about Donors and Surrogates -- Psychological Evaluation of Same Sex Couples Entering ART -- Summary and Conclusions -- References -- Chapter 7 Rights, Interests, and Possible People
Notes -- Chapter 8 The Ethics of Uterus Transplantation -- Introduction -- Ethical Foundation of Transplantation -- What Can UTx Deliver? -- UTx, Medical Harms and Risk of Pregnancy -- Questions Concerning Informed Consent to UTx -- Donor Issues -- Alternatives to UTx? -- Reproductive Autonomy and Uterus Transplantation as ART -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Prenatal Screening, Sex Selection, and Cloning -- Chapter 9 Genetics and Reproductive Risk: Can Having Children Be Immoral? -- Huntington's Disease -- Possible Children and Potential Parents -- Notes
Chapter 10 Prenatal Diagnosis and Selective Abortion: A Challenge to Practice and Policy
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Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Notes -- Part I Abortion -- Introduction -- Chapter 1 Abortion and Health Care Ethics -- Most People Begin at Fertilization -- Justice, Beneficence and Non-maleficence for Mother and Child -- Rape -- Prenatal Screening and Genetic Counselling -- Participation -- Embryo Experimentation -- Benevolence and Autonomy -- References -- Chapter 2 Abortion and Infanticide -- I Abortion and Infanticide -- II Terminology: "Person" versus "Human Being"

III The Basic Issue: When is a Member of the Species Homo sapiens a Person? -- IV Some Critical Comments on Alternative Proposals -- V Refutation of the Conservative Position -- VI Summary and Conclusions -- Notes -- Chapter 3 A Defense of Abortion -- Notes -- Chapter 4 Why Abortion Is Immoral -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- V -- VI -- Notes -- Part II Issues in Reproduction -- Introduction -- Assisted Reproduction -- Prenatal Screening, Sex Selection, and Cloning -- Assisted Reproduction -- Chapter 5 Multiple Gestation and Damaged Babies: God's Will or Human Choice? -- Note

Chapter 6 Assisted Reproduction in Same Sex Couples -- Historical Overview of Same Sex Reproduction in the USA -- The Emergence of Assisted Reproduction for Lesbians and Gay Men -- Barriers to Assisted Reproduction for Gay Couples -- Key Issues Regarding Same Sex Reproduction: Review of the Literature -- Motivations for Parenthood -- Family Relationships, Attitudes, and Behaviors -- Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation of Children of Gay Parents -- The Social and Psychological Adjustment of Children of Gay Parents -- Gay Fatherhood through Assisted Reproduction

Medical Aspects of Reproduction for Same Sex Couples -- Lesbian Couples -- Gay Male Couples -- Social and Psychological Aspects of Same Sex Reproduction -- Homophobia -- Family and Social Support -- Legal Issues -- Decision-Making for Prospective Gay Parents -- Lesbians: Who Will Carry the Pregnancy? -- Lesbians: Decisions about the Donor -- Gay Male Couples: Who Will Provide the Sperm? -- Gay Male Couples: Decisions about Donors and Surrogates -- Psychological Evaluation of Same Sex Couples Entering ART -- Summary and Conclusions -- References -- Chapter 7 Rights, Interests, and Possible People

Notes -- Chapter 8 The Ethics of Uterus Transplantation -- Introduction -- Ethical Foundation of Transplantation -- What Can UTx Deliver? -- UTx, Medical Harms and Risk of Pregnancy -- Questions Concerning Informed Consent to UTx -- Donor Issues -- Alternatives to UTx? -- Reproductive Autonomy and Uterus Transplantation as ART -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Prenatal Screening, Sex Selection, and Cloning -- Chapter 9 Genetics and Reproductive Risk: Can Having Children Be Immoral? -- Huntington's Disease -- Possible Children and Potential Parents -- Notes

Chapter 10 Prenatal Diagnosis and Selective Abortion: A Challenge to Practice and Policy

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<p> Helga Kuhse is Adjunct Research Fellow, Centre for Human Bioethics at Monash University. She is the author, co-author or editor of more than 150 professional articles and some 15 books, including The Sanctity-of-Life-Doctrine in Medicine: A Critique (1987), Caring: Nurses, Women and Ethics (1997), Unsanctifying Human Life: Essays on Ethics (2006), and A Companion to Bioethics, 2nd Edition , (2012).</p> <p> Udo Schüklenk holds the Ontario Research Chair in Bioethics and Public Policy at Queen's University at Kingston in Canada. He is a Joint Editor-in-Chief of Bioethics , the journal of the International Association of Bioethics. He is the author, co-author or editor of 160 contributions in journals and anthologies and 7 books including 50 Voices of Disbelief: Why We Are Atheists 2009), The Bioethics Reader (2007) and 50 Great Myths About Atheism (2013).</p> <p> Peter Singer is Ira W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics at Princeton University and Laureate Professor at the University of Melbourne. He is the author, co-author, or editor of more than 40 books, including Animal Liberation (first published in 1975), widely credited with triggering the modern animal-rights movement, Practical Ethics (third edition, 2011), In Defense of Animals: The Second Wave (2005), and The Life You Can Save (2009). In 2005, Time named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world.An Australian, in 2012 he was made a Companion to the Order of Australia, his country's highest civilian honour.</p>

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