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Persons, Parts and Property free pdf The debate over whether human bodies and their parts should be governed by the laws of property has accelerated with the pace of technological change. Having long held that a corpse could not be property, the common law first recognised that there could be a property interest in human tissue in some circumstances in the early 1900s, but it was not until a string of judicial decisions and statutory regulation in the 1990s and early 2000s that the place of this 'exception' was cemented. The 2009 decision of the Court of Appeal of England and Wales in Yearworth

About Imogen Goold

Imogen Goold is an Associate Professor in Law at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of St Anne's College. Kate Greasley is a Junior Research Fellow in Law at University College, Oxford. Jonathan Herring is a Professor in Law at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of Exeter College. Loane Skene is a Professor in Law at the Melbourne Law School and an Adjunct Professor in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences at the University of Melbourne.

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Author : Imogen Goold
Publisher : Hart Publishing
Data Published : 25 September 2014
ISBN : 1849465460
EAN : 9781849465465
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 334 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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    . The debate over whether human bodies and their parts should be governed by the laws of property has accelerated with the pace of technological change. Having long held that a corpse could not be pro