Book Review: Down's Syndrome Screening and Reproductive Politics: Care, choice, and disability in the prenatal clinic.

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Rodger, D (2018). Book Review: Down's Syndrome Screening and Reproductive Politics: Care, choice, and disability in the prenatal clinic. The New Bioethics. 24 (1), pp. 95-97. https://doi.org/10.1080/20502877.2018.1440723
AuthorsRodger, D
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This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis in The New Bioethics on 21/02/2018 available online: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/20502877.2018.1440723

In Down’s Syndrome Screening and Reproductive Politics Gareth Thomas uses an ethnographic approach to explore how screening for Down’s syndrome has become a routine and normal part of prenatal care, focusing on the healthcare professionals involved in providing screening. This approach provides fertile ground for a number of unique observations that are rarely wrestled with in the literature surrounding prenatal screening and Down’s syndrome

KeywordsDowns Syndrome; Reproductive Politics; Disability; Abortion; Prenatal Care; Prenatal Screening
Year2018
JournalThe New Bioethics
Journal citation24 (1), pp. 95-97
PublisherRoutledge (Taylor & Francis Group)
ISSN2050-2877
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1080/20502877.2018.1440723
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Accepted08 Feb 2018
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