Chapter 27. Assisted Reproduction, Genetic Technologies, and Family Life

  1. Jacqueline Scott,
  2. Judith Treas and
  3. Martin Richards
  1. Martin Richards

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470999004.ch27

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Families

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Families

How to Cite

Richards, M. (2004) Assisted Reproduction, Genetic Technologies, and Family Life, in The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Families (eds J. Scott, J. Treas and M. Richards), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470999004.ch27

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631221586

Online ISBN: 9780470999004

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Keywords:

  • assisted reproduction;
  • genetic technologies;
  • family life;
  • genetic disease;
  • cultural assumptions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Relationship Testing

  • Assisted Reproduction Techniques (ARTs)

  • Testing For Genetic Disease

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments