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Black markets : the supply and demand of body parts /
Michele Goodwin.
imprint
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
description
xvi, 294 p. : ill.
ISBN
0521617995 (pbk.), 0521852803 (hardback), 9780521617994 (pbk.), 9780521852807 (hardback)
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imprint
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
isbn
0521617995 (pbk.)
0521852803 (hardback)
9780521617994 (pbk.)
9780521852807 (hardback)
contents note
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.
catalogue key
5902051
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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