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Title Embodying bioethics : recent feminist advances / edited by Anne Donchin and Laura M. Purdy.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [1999]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  174.2 E53EB    Check Shelf
Description ix, 286 pages : map ; 24 cm.
Series New feminist perspectives series
New feminist perspectives series.
Note Direct outcome of a meeting sponsored by the International Association of Bioethics in 1992.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Rehabilitating care / Alisa L. Carse and Hilde Lindemann Nelson -- Just caring about maternal-fetal relations : the case of cocaine-using pregnant women / Rosemarie Tong -- Closing the gaps : an imperative for feminist bioethics / Helen Becquaert Holmes -- Erasing difference : race, ethnicity, and gender in bioethics / Susan M. Wolf -- Abortion, Chernobyl, and unanswered genetic questions / Laura Shanner -- Should lesbians count as infertile couples? : anitlesbian discrimination in assisted reproduction / Julien S. Murphy -- Equality, autonomy, and feminist bioethics / Elisabeth Boetzkes -- Health commodification and the body politic : the example of female infertility in modern China / Lisa Handwerker -- Feminism and elective fetal reduction / Mary V. Rorty -- On not iterating women's disability : a crossover perspective on genetic dilemmas / Anita Silvers -- Menopause : is this a disease and should we treat it? / Wendy A. Rogers -- Culture and reproductive health : challenges for feminist philanthropy / Nikki Jones -- Strategies for effective transformation / Barbara Nicholas -- Women and health research : from theory, to practice, to policy / Françoise Baylis, Jocelyn Downie, and Susan Sherwin.
Subject Bioethics.
Feminist theory.
Bioethics -- Congresses.
Feminist theory -- Congresses.
Added Author Donchin, Anne.
Purdy, Laura Martha.
International Association of Bioethics.
ISBN 0847689247 cloth alkaline paper
0847689255 paperback alkaline paper
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