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The Resource Why have children? : the ethical debate, Christine Overall

Why have children? : the ethical debate, Christine Overall

Label
Why have children? : the ethical debate
Title
Why have children?
Title remainder
the ethical debate
Statement of responsibility
Christine Overall
Creator
Subject
Summary
  • In Western society, people are more often called upon to justify the choice not to have children than they are to supply reasons for having them. Here, Overall maintains that the burden of proof should be reversed: that the choice to have children calls for more careful justification and reasoning than the choice not to
  • MEDICAL / Reproductive Medicine &
  • Technology
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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Overall, Christine
Dewey number
176
Series statement
Basic bioethics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Human reproduction
Label
Why have children? : the ethical debate, Christine Overall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction -- Reproductive Freedom, Autonomy, and Reproductive Rights -- When Prospective Parents Disagree -- Deontological Reasons for Having Children -- Consequentialist Reasons for Having Children -- Not "Better Never to Have Been" -- An Obligation Not to Procreate? -- Illness, Impairment, and the Procreation Decision -- Overpopulation and Extinction -- Procreation, Values, and Identity
Control code
35397512
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 253 pages
Isbn
9780262525299
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 35397512
  • (Sirsi) 35397512
Label
Why have children? : the ethical debate, Christine Overall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction -- Reproductive Freedom, Autonomy, and Reproductive Rights -- When Prospective Parents Disagree -- Deontological Reasons for Having Children -- Consequentialist Reasons for Having Children -- Not "Better Never to Have Been" -- An Obligation Not to Procreate? -- Illness, Impairment, and the Procreation Decision -- Overpopulation and Extinction -- Procreation, Values, and Identity
Control code
35397512
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 253 pages
Isbn
9780262525299
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 35397512
  • (Sirsi) 35397512

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