Organ donation
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Detroit : Greenhaven Press/Gale Cengage Learning, c2013.
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Book
Physical Desc:
182 pages : ill. ; 24 cm.
Rating:
9-12
Status:
McGavock High - Teen Non-Fiction
362.17 ORG
Description
This volume addresses controversial questions regarding the issue of organ donation, including body parts as property, selling organs, and the need to increase donations. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected publications. They are arranged in a pro versus con format to provide a balanced study. Readers are exposed to many sides of a debate, which promotes issue awareness as well as critical thinking. Essay sources include The Economist, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, and the United States Government Accountability Office.
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English
ISBN:
9780737763324 :, 9780737763331 (pbk.), 0737763329 :

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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This book is a collection of articles in which authors debate whether the Organ Allocation system is fair, whether the use of children as sibling donors is unethical, and whether stem cells could solve the organ donation problem.
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9-12,Medialog, Inc.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Egendorf, L. K. (2013). Organ donation. Detroit: Greenhaven Press/Gale Cengage Learning.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Egendorf, Laura K., 1973-. 2013. Organ Donation. Detroit: Greenhaven Press/Gale Cengage Learning.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Egendorf, Laura K., 1973-, Organ Donation. Detroit: Greenhaven Press/Gale Cengage Learning, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Egendorf, Laura K. Organ Donation. Detroit: Greenhaven Press/Gale Cengage Learning, 2013. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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5050 |a Is the organ allocation system fair? - Government oversight into organ transplants needs improvement / United States Government Accountability Office - The organ donation system remains biased against the disabled / Steven Reiss - Organ donors should consider where their organs end up / Laura Schlessinger - How not to assign kidneys / Lainie Friedman Ross and Benjamin E. Hippen - How can organ donation be increased? - The selling of organs should be legalized / Anthony Gregory - Tax cuts for organs? / Priya Shetty - The meat market / Alex Tabarrok - Presumed consent is the wrong way to increase organ donation / Daniel Sayani - What ethical issues surround organ donation? - Organ donation : the inconvenient truth / John B. Shea - Recovery of organs based on brain death is ethical / James M. DuBois - Organ donation by a prisoner : legal and ethical considerations / Stuart J. Bagatell, Donald P. Owens, and Marc J. Kahn - Forcing prisoners to donate organs as a condition for release is unethical / St. Louis Post-Dispatch - The use of children as sibling donors is unethical / Jennifer Lahl - Concerns about savior siblings should be based on facts / Erin Nelson and Timothy Caulfield - What is the future of organ donation? - Xenotransplantation has potential / William Edward Beschorner - Ethical debate : ethics of xeno-transplantation / Murali Krishna and Peter Lepping - Artificial organs could save lives / The Economist - Some artificial organs are years away from viability / Anthony Atala, interviewed by Marissa Cevallos - Stem cells could solve the organ donation problem / Andre Terzic ... [et al.].
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