Law and Bioethics: Current Legal Issues Volume 11 by Michael Freeman

Law and Bioethics: Current Legal Issues Volume 11

EditorMichael Freeman

Hardcover | February 10, 2008

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Current Legal Issues, like its sister volume Current Legal Problems, is based upon an annual colloquium held at University College London. Each year, leading scholars from around the world gather to discuss the relationship between law and another discipline of thought. Each colloqium examineshow the external discipline is conceived in legal thought and argument, how the law is pictured in that discipline, and analyses points of controversy in the use, and abuse, of extra-legal arguments within legal theory and practice. Law and Bioethics, the latest volume in the Current Legal Issues series, contains a broad range of essays by scholars interested in the interactions between law and bioethics. It includes studies examining the regulation of stem cell research, human rights and bioethics, the regulation ofreproductive technologies, and distributive justice in healthcare and pandemic planning.

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Michael Freeman is Professor of English Law at University College London, he is the series editor for Current Legal Issues.

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Title:Law and Bioethics: Current Legal Issues Volume 11Format:HardcoverDimensions:530 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.4 inPublished:February 10, 2008Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199545529

ISBN - 13:9780199545520

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Table of Contents

1. M. Freeman: Law and Bioethics: Constructing the Inter-Discipline2. R. Brownsword: Bridging from Morality to Law?3. R. Ashcroft: The Troubled Relationships between Bioethics and Human Rights4. D. Sperling: Law and Bioethics: A Rights-Based Relationship and Its Troubling Implications5. K. Sideri: Health, Global Justice, and Virtue Bioethics6. M. Freeman: Law, Human Rights, and the Bioethical Discourse7. A. Maclean: Magic, Myths and Fairy Tales: Consent and the Relationships between Law and Ethics8. J. Hearn: Stem Cell Promises: Rhetoric and Reality9. S. Harmon: Motivating Values and Regulatory Models for Emerging Technologies: Stem Cell Research Regulation in Argentina and the United Kingdom10. P. Hanafin: Cultures of Life: Embryo Protection and the Pluralist State11. S. Smith: Precautionary Reasoning in Determining Moral Worth12. C. Daniels: Marketing Masculinity: Bioethics and Sperm Banking Practices In the U.S.13. M. Henaghan: Bioethics and Law in Action - Minding the Gaps: The Human Genome Research Project14. R. Mackenzie: Synthetic Biology and [Re] - Productive Liberties: Biosecurity, Biosecurity and Regulating New Technologies with Futures in Mind15. C. Jones: Exploring The Routes from Consultation To (In) Forming Public Policy16. E. Jackson: The Donation of Eggs In Research and the Rise of Neopaternalism17. A. Alghrani: Regulating the Reproductive Revolution: Ectogenesis - A Regulatory Minefield18. M. Hunter-Henin: Surrogacy: Is There Room for a New Liberty? Between the French Prohibitive Position and the English Perspective19. J. Bridgeman: The Ethical Treatment of Children With Severe Disabilities and Their Families: Re-examining Public-Private Responsibilites from a Caring Perspective20. J. McHale: Nanomedicine: Small Participles, Big Issues: A New Regulatory Dawn for Health care Law and Biorthics?21. J. Herring: The Place of Carers22. B. Bennett, I. Karpin, A. Ballatyne, and W. Rogers: Gender Inequalities in Health Research: An Australian Perspective23. L. Francis, M. Battin, J. A. Jacobson, C. Smith: Pandemic Planning and Distributive Justice in Health Care24. B. Landesman: Humanitarian Intervention and Medical Epidemics25. M. Brazier: The Age of Deference: A Historical Anomaly