By Miranda Davies
Transnational surrogacy – the production of infants throughout borders – has turn into mammoth enterprise. Globalization, reproductive applied sciences, new family members formations and emerging infertility are combining to supply a 'quiet revolution' in social and clinical ethics and the character of parenthood. while a lot of the present scholarship has thinking about the U.S. and India, this groundbreaking anthology bargains a miles wider perspective.
Featuring contributions from over thirty activists and students from quite a number international locations and disciplines, this assortment deals the 1st really foreign research of transnational surrogacy. Its cutting edge bottom-up procedure, rooted in feminist views, supplies due prominence to the voices of these most influenced via the worldwide surrogacy chain, particularly the surrogate moms, donors, potential mom and dad and the youngsters themselves. via case reports starting from Israel to Mexico, the booklet outlines the forces which are riding the expansion of transnational surrogacy, in addition to its implications for feminism, human rights, motherhood and masculinity.
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Babies for Sale?: Transnational Surrogacy, Human Rights and the Politics of Reproduction by Miranda Davies