Graduate studies at Western
Health Care Analysis 8 (2):87-99 (2000)
|Abstract||This paper challenges the view, commonly held inbiolaw and bioethics, that there can be no proprietaryrights in our own bodies or body parts. Whether thestarting point is the post-intervention informedconsent regime of Article 22 of the Convention ofHuman Rights and Biomedicine or the traditional(exclusionary) understanding of private property it isargued that property in our own bodies or body partsis presupposed. Although these arguments do notdemonstrate that there is property of this kind (forthat, a full-scale justification of the institution ofprivate property would be required), they suggestnevertheless that the commonly held view has animmanent property logic that has not yet been drawnout or appreciated|
|Keywords||property in bodies and body parts informed consent rule preclusionary conception of private property case of John Moore|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Alexandra George (2004). Is `Property' Necessary? On Owning the Human Body and its Parts. Res Publica 10 (1):15-42.
Alastair V. Campbell (2009). The Body in Bioethics. Routledge-Cavendish.
Gordon Barnes (2001). Should Property-Dualists Be Substance-Hylomorphists? Proceedings of the American Catholic Philosophical Association 75:285-299.
Loane Skene (2007). Legal Rights in Human Bodies, Body Parts and Tissue. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry 4 (2):129-133.
J. W. Harris (2002). Property and Justice. OUP Oxford.
Stephen R. Munzer (1994). An Uneasy Case Against Property Rights in Body Parts. Social Philosophy and Policy 11 (02):259-286.
J. Pila (forthcoming). Intellectual Property Rights and Detached Human Body Parts. Journal of Medical Ethics:2012-100761.
S. Douglas (forthcoming). The Argument for Property Rights in Body Parts: Scarcity of Resources. Journal of Medical Ethics:2012-100788.
Sara Worley (2000). What is Property P, Anyway? Analysis 60 (1):58-62.
David Rousseau (2011). Near-Death Experiences and the Mind-Body Relationship: A Systems-Theoretical Perspective. Journal of Near-Death Studies 29 (3):399-435.
Lori B. Andrews & Dorothy Nelkin (1997). Book Review: Body Parts: Property Rights Ad the Ownership of Human Biological Materials. [REVIEW] Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 25 (2-3):210-212.
T. M. Wilkinson (2001). Parental Consent and the Use of Dead Children's Bodies. Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 11 (4):337-358.
Jeremy Waldron (1990). The Right to Private Property. Clarendon Press.
Lynne Rudder Baker (2000). Persons and Bodies: A Constitution View. Cambridge University Press.
Added to index2010-09-02
Total downloads36 ( #38,077 of 738,241 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #61,269 of 738,241 )
How can I increase my downloads?