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Increasingly the body is a possession that does not belong to us. It is bought and sold, bartered and stolen, marketed wholesale or in parts. The professions - especially reproductive medicine, transplant surgery, and bioethics but also journalism and other cultural specialists - have been pliant partners in this accelerating commodification of live and dead human organism ...more
Paperback, 200 pages
Published April 3rd 2003 by Sage Publications Ltd (first published January 1st 2002)
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