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Choosing Tomorrow's Children: The Ethics of Selective Reproduction

Stephen Wilkinson

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199273966
eISBN:
9780191706585
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199273966.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

To what extent should parents be allowed to use selection technologies (such as preimplantation genetic diagnosis) to determine the characteristics of their children? And is there something morally ... More


Parental Duties and Virtues

Stephen Wilkinson

in Choosing Tomorrow's Children: The Ethics of Selective Reproduction

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199273966
eISBN:
9780191706585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199273966.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter considers arguments that criticise selective reproduction by suggesting that it is incompatible with certain parental duties and virtues. It starts by looking at the idea that parents ... More


Introduction: The Ethics of Selective Reproduction

Stephen Wilkinson

in Choosing Tomorrow's Children: The Ethics of Selective Reproduction

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199273966
eISBN:
9780191706585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199273966.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This introductory chapter starts by briefly describing three real cases of selective reproduction. It then offers a general account of what selective reproduction is: that it involves choosing ... More


Haunting Images: A Cultural Account of Selective Reproduction in Vietnam

Tine M Gammeltoft

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780520278424
eISBN:
9780520958159
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520278424.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

In the twenty-first century, people's possibilities to choose the children that they want to enter this world have expanded dramatically. Across the globe, new reproductive technologies enable ... More


Introduction: Choice as Belonging

Tine M. Gammeltoft

in Haunting Images: A Cultural Account of Selective Reproduction in Vietnam

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780520278424
eISBN:
9780520958159
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520278424.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This introductory chapter outlines the main topics and arguments of Haunting Images. The chapter begins from the assumption that the life-and-death decisions that selective reproduction entails ... More


Improving Population Quality

Ayo Wahlberg

in Good Quality: The Routinization of Sperm Banking in China

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780520297777
eISBN:
9780520969995
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520297777.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

Beyond the treatment of infertility, donor sperm is also made available to couples if the male partner is considered to suffer from a genetic disease and is deemed “not suitable for reproduction” ... More


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