L Purdy

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint What religious ethics can and cannot tell us about reproduction and sexuality
    Laura Purdy
    Wells College, Aurora NY, 13026, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 17:9-16. 2008
  2. pmc Waiting lists for radiation therapy: a case study
    D P D'Souza
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Hamilton Regional Cancer Centre, McMaster University, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 1:3. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Medicalization, medical necessity, and feminist medicine
    L Purdy
    Wells College, Aurora, NY 13026, USA
    Bioethics 15:248-61. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Should we add "xeno" to "transplantation"?
    L Purdy
    Wells College, Aurora, NY, USA
    Politics Life Sci 19:247-59. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Like a motherless child: fetal eggs and families
    Laura Purdy
    Philosophy, Wells College, Ithaca, New York, USA
    J Clin Ethics 16:329-34. 2005
  6. pmc Women's reproductive autonomy: medicalisation and beyond
    L Purdy
    Wells College, 75 Turkey Hill Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    J Med Ethics 32:287-91. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Is preconception sex selection necessarily sexist?
    Laura Purdy
    Wells College, 170 Main Street, Aurora, NY 13026, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 15:33-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Is emergency contraception murder?
    Laura Purdy
    Wells College, Ithaca, New York 14850, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 18:37-42. 2009

Collaborators

  • D P D'Souza
  • P A Singer
  • A Bezjak
  • D K Martin

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint What religious ethics can and cannot tell us about reproduction and sexuality
    Laura Purdy
    Wells College, Aurora NY, 13026, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 17:9-16. 2008
    ..This paper shows why no such arguments are successful, and concludes that any compelling case against the Religious Right sexual ethic and in support of a humane one must be based in secular ethics...
  2. pmc Waiting lists for radiation therapy: a case study
    D P D'Souza
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Hamilton Regional Cancer Centre, McMaster University, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 1:3. 2001
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Medicalization, medical necessity, and feminist medicine
    L Purdy
    Wells College, Aurora, NY 13026, USA
    Bioethics 15:248-61. 2001
    ..Harnessing the power of medicine for women's welfare requires us to rethink the goals of medicine as well as implement fundamental reforms...
  4. ncbi request reprint Should we add "xeno" to "transplantation"?
    L Purdy
    Wells College, Aurora, NY, USA
    Politics Life Sci 19:247-59. 2000
    ..Because of this risk, a moratorium on xenotransplantation is necessary to protect public health; it is also questionable whether the technology, if successful, would be the most cost-effective way to promote health...
  5. ncbi request reprint Like a motherless child: fetal eggs and families
    Laura Purdy
    Philosophy, Wells College, Ithaca, New York, USA
    J Clin Ethics 16:329-34. 2005
  6. pmc Women's reproductive autonomy: medicalisation and beyond
    L Purdy
    Wells College, 75 Turkey Hill Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    J Med Ethics 32:287-91. 2006
    ..As there is no morally relevant difference between these two types of reduction, it is evident that inappropriate medicalisation can still limit women's autonomy in undesirable ways...
  7. ncbi request reprint Is preconception sex selection necessarily sexist?
    Laura Purdy
    Wells College, 170 Main Street, Aurora, NY 13026, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 15:33-7. 2007
    ..In those cases, there is no obvious benefit from prohibition, and prohibition may even represent a risk to women's reproductive autonomy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Is emergency contraception murder?
    Laura Purdy
    Wells College, Ithaca, New York 14850, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 18:37-42. 2009
    ..I also show that none of the remaining considerations are sufficiently compelling to warrant overriding women's right to exercise religious, moral, and political agency in preventing undesired pregnancies...