What it means to be human : the case for the body in public bioethics / O. Carter Snead.

"The natural limits of the human body make us vulnerable and therefore dependent, throughout our lives, on others. Yet American law and policy disregard these stubborn facts, with statutes and judicial decisions that presume people to be autonomous, defined by their capacity to choose. As legal...

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: Snead, O. Carter (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2020.
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Table of Contents:
  • A genealogy of American public bioethics
  • An anthropological solution
  • In cases of abortion
  • Assisted reproduction
  • Death and dying.