On face transplantation: Life and ethics in experimental biomedicine

Samuel Taylor-Alexander

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Drawing together interview material, medical publications, and first-hand accounts, this book shows that what is being remade in the burgeoning medical field of face transplantation is not only the lives of patients, but also the very ways that state institutions, surgeons, and families make sense of rights, claims for inclusion, and life itself.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationHampshire UK
PublisherPalgrave Pivot
Number of pages74
ISBN (Electronic)9781137452726
ISBN (Print)9781137452719
Publication statusPublished - 11 Aug 2014
Externally publishedYes

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NamePalgrave Pivot
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan

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