Essays about: "Bodily autonomy"

Found 3 essays containing the words Bodily autonomy.

  1. 1. Gestational Surrogacy or Wombs for Rent? An analysis of the surrogacy debate in Spain.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender

    Author : Rocío Urías Martínez; [2020]
    Keywords : Surrogacy; Wombs for rent; Discourse Theory; Bodily autonomy; Redistribution; Recognition; Biopolitics; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Surrogacy is a much-discussed issue in Spain since in 2017 the political party Ciudadanos proposed in parliament a law to legalize altruistic surrogacy. Since then, the main political parties have constructed a discourse on surrogacy, positioning themselves in favor of or against its legalization. READ MORE

  2. 2. Paternalism, Autonomy and Surrogacy : The role of the state in protecting women´s autonomy in commercial and altruistic surrogacy

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för idé- och samhällsstudier

    Author : Anna Gustafsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Paternalism; autonomi; surrogatmödraskap;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses whether or not commercial or altruistic surrogacy ought to be legally allowed in the perspective of autonomy. By discussing different theories of paternalism and definitions of autonomy we have seen that the issue is more complicated than first anticipated. READ MORE

  3. 3. Giving Birth : Debating Surrogate Motherhood in Sweden, A Question of Equality

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Malin Witkowsky; [2014]
    Keywords : surrogate motherhood; public debate; social problems; national context; women s rights; children s rights; equality; human value; family; separate spheres and hostile worlds;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study has been to identify, analyze and interpret the framing and meaning of the surrogacy debate in Sweden. The study is built on a textual analysis of statements produced within the political sphere on the topic (2001-2012), as well as within other public contexts by actors such as interest groups, different debaters and newspaper editorials (2010-2014). READ MORE