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The Resource Surgically shaping children : technology, ethics, and the pursuit of normality, edited by Erik Parens

Surgically shaping children : technology, ethics, and the pursuit of normality, edited by Erik Parens

Label
Surgically shaping children : technology, ethics, and the pursuit of normality
Title
Surgically shaping children
Title remainder
technology, ethics, and the pursuit of normality
Statement of responsibility
edited by Erik Parens
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
COCUF
Dewey number
617.9/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
RD137
LC item number
.S846 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2006 I-234
  • WO 600
NLM item number
S961 2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Parens, Erik
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Abnormalities, Human
  • Surgery, Plastic
  • Children
  • Decision making in children
  • Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
  • Achondroplasia
  • Biomedical Technology
  • Child
  • Cleft Palate
  • Genitalia
  • Social Perception
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • Children
  • Decision making in children
  • Surgery, Plastic
Label
Surgically shaping children : technology, ethics, and the pursuit of normality, edited by Erik Parens
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Twisted lies: my journey in an imperfect body / Sherri G. Morrris -- Do I make you uncomfortable? Reflections on using surgery to reduce the distress of others / Cassandra Aspinall -- My shoe size stayed the same: maintaining a positive sense of identity with achondroplasia and limb-lengthening surgeries / Emily Sullivan Sanford -- The seduction of the surgical fix / Lisa Abelow Hedley -- Concepts of technology and their role in moral reflection / James C. Edwards -- Emily's scars: surgical shapings, technoluxe, and bioethics / Arthur W. Frank -- Thoughts on the desire for normality / Eva Feder Kittay -- To cut or not to cut? A surgeon's perspective on surgically shaping children / Jeffrey L. Marsh -- What's special about the surgical context? / Wendy E. Mouradian -- Are we helping children? Outcome assessments in craniofacial care / Wendy E. Mouradian [and others] -- Who should decide and how? / Priscilla Alderson -- The power of parents and the agency of children / Hilde Lindemann -- "In their best interests": parents' experience of atypical genitalia / Ellen K. Feder -- Toward truly informed decisions about appearance-normalizing surgeries / Paul Steven Miller -- Appearance-altering surgery, children's sense of self, and parental love / Adrienne Asch -- What to expect when you have the child you weren't expecting / Alice Domurat Dreger
Control code
216947182
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 274 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801889165
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)216947182
Label
Surgically shaping children : technology, ethics, and the pursuit of normality, edited by Erik Parens
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Twisted lies: my journey in an imperfect body / Sherri G. Morrris -- Do I make you uncomfortable? Reflections on using surgery to reduce the distress of others / Cassandra Aspinall -- My shoe size stayed the same: maintaining a positive sense of identity with achondroplasia and limb-lengthening surgeries / Emily Sullivan Sanford -- The seduction of the surgical fix / Lisa Abelow Hedley -- Concepts of technology and their role in moral reflection / James C. Edwards -- Emily's scars: surgical shapings, technoluxe, and bioethics / Arthur W. Frank -- Thoughts on the desire for normality / Eva Feder Kittay -- To cut or not to cut? A surgeon's perspective on surgically shaping children / Jeffrey L. Marsh -- What's special about the surgical context? / Wendy E. Mouradian -- Are we helping children? Outcome assessments in craniofacial care / Wendy E. Mouradian [and others] -- Who should decide and how? / Priscilla Alderson -- The power of parents and the agency of children / Hilde Lindemann -- "In their best interests": parents' experience of atypical genitalia / Ellen K. Feder -- Toward truly informed decisions about appearance-normalizing surgeries / Paul Steven Miller -- Appearance-altering surgery, children's sense of self, and parental love / Adrienne Asch -- What to expect when you have the child you weren't expecting / Alice Domurat Dreger
Control code
216947182
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 274 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801889165
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)216947182

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