A Critical Feminist Analysis of the Final Report of the Royal Commission on New Reproductive Technologies

Lorna Weir, Jasmin Habib

Abstract


Proceed with Care: The Final Report of the Royal Commission on New Reproductive Technologies is one of a series of official studies that have appeared in a number of jurisdictions since the beginning of the 1980s addressing medically assisted human reproduction. These reports are a product of uncertainties and conflicts in the governance of human reproduction at the present time and pose the classic questions of governance: "how to use power to improve national well being, what ends to seek; what evils to avoid; what means to use and what is the nature of the persons upon whom they act."

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Studies in Political Economy:
Online ISSN 1918-7033
Print ISSN 0707-8552