H Widdows

Summary

Affiliation: University of Birmingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Disparities in parenting criteria: an exploration of the issues, focusing on adoption and embryo donation
    H Widdows
    Centre for the Study of Global Ethics, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Med Ethics 28:139-42. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Conceptualising the self in the genetic era
    Heather Widdows
    Centre for the Study of Global Ethics, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Health Care Anal 15:5-12. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Is global ethics moral neo-colonialism? An investigation of the issue in the context of bioethics
    Heather Widdows
    Centre for the Studies of Global Ethics, Dept of Philosophy, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT
    Bioethics 21:305-15. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Persons and their parts: new reproductive technologies and risks of commodification
    Heather Widdows
    Department of Philosophy, University of Birmingham, ARTS Building, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Health Care Anal 17:36-46. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Localized past, globalized future: towards an effective bioethical framework using examples from population genetics and medical tourism
    Heather Widdows
    Department of Philosophy at the University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham
    Bioethics 25:83-91. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Conceptualising health: insights from the capability approach
    Iain Law
    Department of Philosophy, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Health Care Anal 16:303-14. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Global bioethics
    Heather Widdows
    Centre for the Study of Global Ethics, 13 Pritchatts Road, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2QU, UK
    New Rev Bioeth 1:101-116. 2003

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Disparities in parenting criteria: an exploration of the issues, focusing on adoption and embryo donation
    H Widdows
    Centre for the Study of Global Ethics, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Med Ethics 28:139-42. 2002
    ..The paper concludes that current approaches to parent selection are unsystematic and inadequate, and discusses the implications of this assessment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Conceptualising the self in the genetic era
    Heather Widdows
    Centre for the Study of Global Ethics, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Health Care Anal 15:5-12. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Is global ethics moral neo-colonialism? An investigation of the issue in the context of bioethics
    Heather Widdows
    Centre for the Studies of Global Ethics, Dept of Philosophy, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT
    Bioethics 21:305-15. 2007
    ..The paper concludes that practical necessity is driving the creation of global ethics and thus the pertinent question is no longer 'Whether global ethics?', but 'Why global ethics?'...
  4. doi request reprint Persons and their parts: new reproductive technologies and risks of commodification
    Heather Widdows
    Department of Philosophy, University of Birmingham, ARTS Building, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Health Care Anal 17:36-46. 2009
    ..Moreover given this link between body part and persons we should attempt to lessen commodifying attitudes and thus should resist the increasing use of practices which regard children as having choose-able parts...
  5. doi request reprint Localized past, globalized future: towards an effective bioethical framework using examples from population genetics and medical tourism
    Heather Widdows
    Department of Philosophy at the University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham
    Bioethics 25:83-91. 2011
    ..It will conclude by suggesting that more appropriate models are emerging, particularly in population genetics, which can supplement consent...
  6. ncbi request reprint Conceptualising health: insights from the capability approach
    Iain Law
    Department of Philosophy, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Health Care Anal 16:303-14. 2008
    ..Cases are used to illustrate the value of adopting a capability approach...
  7. ncbi request reprint Global bioethics
    Heather Widdows
    Centre for the Study of Global Ethics, 13 Pritchatts Road, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2QU, UK
    New Rev Bioeth 1:101-116. 2003