New PDF release: The Harm Paradox: Tort Law and the Unwanted Child in an Era

By Nicolette Priaulx

ISBN-10: 1844721078

ISBN-13: 9781844721078

ISBN-10: 1844721086

ISBN-13: 9781844721085

Offering the 1st complete theoretical engagement with activities for wrongful notion and delivery, The Harm Paradox offers readers with an insightful critique into the options of selection, accountability and personhood.



Raising basic questions on the subject of beginning, abortion, kinfolk making plans and incapacity, Priaulx demanding situations the law’s reaction that enforced parenthood is a risk free end result and examines the idea that of autonomy, gender and women’s reproductive freedom.



It explores a wealth of questions, including:





  • Can a fit baby because of negligence in relatives making plans approaches represent ‘harm’ sounding in damages, while such a lot of see its delivery as a blessing?

  • Can a being pregnant represent an ‘injury’ while many ladies select that very event?

  • Are mom and dad particularly harmed, once they decide to preserve their a lot enjoyed yet ‘unwanted child’?

  • Why don’t ladies search an abortion if the implications of being pregnant are obvious as harmful?


An interesting and unique contribution to the fields of clinical legislation and ethics, tort legislation and feminist jurisprudence, this is often a good source for either scholars and practitioners.

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