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dc.creatorOverall, Christineen
dc.date.accessioned2015-05-05T18:26:15Zen
dc.date.available2015-05-05T18:26:15Zen
dc.date.created1990en
dc.date.issued1990en
dc.identifier10.2307/3563154en
dc.identifier.bibliographicCitationHastings Center Report. 1990 May/Jun; 20(3): 6-11.en
dc.identifier.issn0093-0334en
dc.identifier.urihttp://worldcatlibraries.org/registry/gateway?version=1.0&url_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:journal&atitle=Selective+Termination+of+Pregnancy+and+Women's+Reproductive+autonomy&title=Hastings+Center+Report.+&volume=20&issue=3&pages=6-11&date=1990&au=Overall,+Christineen
dc.identifier.urihttp://dx.doi.org/10.2307/3563154en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10822/733452en
dc.description.abstractThe "demand" for selective termination of pregnancy is a socially constructed response to prior medical interventions in women's reproductive processes, themselves dependent on cultural views of infertility...Thus, the technological "solutions" to some forms of female infertility create an additional problem of female hyperfertility -- to which a further technological "solution" of selective termination is then offered. Women's so-called "demand" for selective termination of pregnancy is not a primordial expression of individual need, but a socially constructed response to prior medical interventions...Fetuses do not acquire a right, either collectively or individually, to use a woman's uterus simply because there are several of them present simultaneously. Even if a woman is willingly and happily pregnant she does not surrender her entitlement to bodily self-determination, and she does not, specifically, surrender her entitlement to determine how many....en
dc.formatArticleen
dc.languageenen
dc.sourceBRL:KIE/31239en
dc.subjectAbortionen
dc.subjectAbortion on Demanden
dc.subjectAutonomyen
dc.subjectChildrenen
dc.subjectCongenital Disordersen
dc.subjectDrugsen
dc.subjectEmbryo Transferen
dc.subjectFetusesen
dc.subjectFormsen
dc.subjectGamete Intrafallopian Transferen
dc.subjectInfertilityen
dc.subjectMotivationen
dc.subjectMultiple Pregnancyen
dc.subjectPregnant Womenen
dc.subjectPregnancyen
dc.subjectReproductionen
dc.subjectRightsen
dc.subjectRisks and Benefitsen
dc.subjectSelective Abortionen
dc.subjectUterusen
dc.subjectValuesen
dc.titleSelective Termination of Pregnancy and Women's Reproductive Autonomyen
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