Body Values: The Case against Compensating for Transplant Organs

Hastings Center Report 33 (1):27-33 (2003)
  Copy   BIBTEX

Abstract

Proposals to compensate families for transplantable organs are gathering momentum. These proposals assume that the body is not integral to the self—that it can be treated like property. Most people believe otherwise.

Links

PhilArchive



    Upload a copy of this work     Papers currently archived: 92,168

External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server

Through your library

Similar books and articles

Commentary.Robert Gatter - 1999 - Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics 8 (3):377-378.
The Morality of a Free Market for Transplant Organs.Mark T. Nelson - 1991 - Public Affairs Quarterly 5 (1):63-79.
Selection of recipients for donor organs in transplant medicine.Volker H. Schmidt - 1998 - Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 23 (1):50 – 74.
Commodifying bodies.Nancy Scheper-Hughes & Loïc J. D. Wacquant (eds.) - 2002 - Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage Publications.

Analytics

Added to PP
2013-11-22

Downloads
44 (#362,779)

6 months
7 (#437,422)

Historical graph of downloads
How can I increase my downloads?

Author's Profile

Phil Cox
University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth

References found in this work

No references found.

Add more references