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Over the past decade in the United States, nearly 6,000 people a year have died waiting for organ transplants. In 2003 alone, only 20,000 out of the 83,000 waiting for transplants received them--in anyone's eyes, a tragedy. Many of these deaths could have

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title Page, Copyright
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  1. Contents
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. vii-viii
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  1. Introduction
  2. pp. ix-xiv
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  1. CHAPTER ONE. Human Organ Sales and Moral Arguments: The Body for Beneficence and Profit
  2. pp. 1-17
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  1. CHAPTER TWO. Metaphysics, Morality, and Political Theory: The Presuppositions of Proscription Reexamined
  2. pp. 18-71
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  1. CHAPTER THREE. A Market in Human Organs: Costs and Benefits, Vices and Virtues
  2. pp. 72-112
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  1. CHAPTER FOUR.The Body, Its Parts, and the Market: Revisionist Interpretations from the History of Philosophy
  2. pp. 113-146
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  1. CHAPTER FIVE. Prohibition: More Harm Than Benefit?
  2. pp. 147-162
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  1. APPENDIX
  2. pp. 163-168
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  1. List of Cases
  2. pp. 169-170
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  1. Notes
  2. pp. 171-244
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 245-258
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Additional Information

ISBN
9781589013551
Related ISBN
9781589010406
MARC Record
OCLC
671571310
Pages
274
Launched on MUSE
2012-02-08
Language
English
Open Access
No
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