Chapter 2. Individual Responsibility and Reproduction

  1. Rosamond Rhodes,
  2. Leslie P. Francis and
  3. Anita Silvers
  1. Rachel A. Ankeny

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690932.ch2

The Blackwell Guide to Medical Ethics

The Blackwell Guide to Medical Ethics

How to Cite

Ankeny, R. A. (2007) Individual Responsibility and Reproduction, in The Blackwell Guide to Medical Ethics (eds R. Rhodes, L. P. Francis and A. Silvers), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690932.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405125833

Online ISBN: 9780470690932

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Keywords:

  • reproduction;
  • genetic technologies;
  • pregnancy;
  • fertilization clinics;
  • confucianism

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Why Is Reproductive Choice Important?

  • Is There a Right to Reproduce?

  • Is There a Duty to Reproduce?

  • Are There Duties Not to Reproduce?

  • Responsibilities in Reproductive Decisions

  • Are There Rights to Rear Children?

  • Conclusions

  • References