The Body as Gift, Resource or Commodity? Heidegger and the Ethics of Organ Transplantation
Journal of Bioethical Inquiry 2010 June; 7(2): 163-172
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Svenaeus, Fredrik (2010-06)This paper investigates the question of what an organ is from a phenomenological perspective. Proceeding from the phenomenology of being-in-the-world developed by Heidegger in Being and Time and subsequent works, it compares ...
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