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Black markets : the supply and demand of body parts

Author: Michele Goodwin
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In direct response to indefinite delays on the national transplantation waitlists and an inadequate supply of organs, a growing number of terminally ill Americans are turning to international underground markets and coordinators or brokers for organs. Chinese inmates on death row and the economically disadvantaged in India and Brazil are the often compromised co-participants in the private negotiation process,  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michele Goodwin
ISBN: 0521852803 9780521852807
OCLC Number: 70397745
Description: xvi, 294 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Institutional supply, demand, and legitimacy --
Nuances, judicial authority, and the legal limits of altruism --
Getting the organ you want --
The uniform anatomical gift act --
Presumed consent: the unsuspecting donor --
Commoditization: incentives for cadaveric organ harvesting --
Black markets: the supply of body parts --
Critiquing the slavery and black body market comparison.
Responsibility: Michele Goodwin.

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This book contends that exclusive reliance on the present altruistic tissue and organ procurement processes in the US is not only rife with problems, but also improvident. The author explores how the  Read more...

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