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The Resource The baby business : how money, science, and politics drive the commerce of conception, Debora L. Spar

The baby business : how money, science, and politics drive the commerce of conception, Debora L. Spar

Label
The baby business : how money, science, and politics drive the commerce of conception
Title
The baby business
Title remainder
how money, science, and politics drive the commerce of conception
Statement of responsibility
Debora L. Spar
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Argues that recent advances in infertility treatment has led to the commercialization of children and that the field should be regulated by the government
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spar, Debora L
Dewey number
362.198/178
Index
index present
LC call number
RG133.5
LC item number
.S666 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2006 D-411
  • WP 570
NLM item number
S736b 2006
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human reproductive technology
  • Infertility
  • Surrogate motherhood
  • Adoption
  • Infertility
  • Reproductive Medicine
  • Reproductive Techniques
  • Adoption
  • Surrogate Mothers
  • Genetic Services
  • Commerce
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Sterilität
  • Kinderwunsch
  • Reproduktionsmedizin
  • Insemination
  • Leihmutter
  • Tecnología reproductiva humana
  • Infertilidad
  • Maternidad, Sustitución de
  • Adopción
  • Human reproductive technology
  • Infertility
  • Surrogate motherhood
  • Adoption
  • Infertility
  • Adoption
  • Commerce
  • Genetic Services
  • Reproductive Medicine
  • Reproductive Techniques
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Surrogate Mothers
  • Commerce
Label
The baby business : how money, science, and politics drive the commerce of conception, Debora L. Spar
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip062/2005030503.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-277) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The quest to conceive: attacking an ancient affliction -- A cluster of cells: mechanics of the modern fertility market -- Renting wombs for money and love: the emerging market for surrogacy -- Designing babies: fixing flaws and pursuing perfection -- Return to the forbidden planet: issues in human cloning -- Trading places: the practice and politics of adoption -- Songs of Solomon: prospects for building a better baby trade
Control code
ocm62161140
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 299 pages
Isbn
9781591396208
Lccn
2005030503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781591396208
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62161140
  • (OCoLC)62161140
Label
The baby business : how money, science, and politics drive the commerce of conception, Debora L. Spar
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip062/2005030503.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-277) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The quest to conceive: attacking an ancient affliction -- A cluster of cells: mechanics of the modern fertility market -- Renting wombs for money and love: the emerging market for surrogacy -- Designing babies: fixing flaws and pursuing perfection -- Return to the forbidden planet: issues in human cloning -- Trading places: the practice and politics of adoption -- Songs of Solomon: prospects for building a better baby trade
Control code
ocm62161140
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 299 pages
Isbn
9781591396208
Lccn
2005030503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781591396208
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62161140
  • (OCoLC)62161140

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