Transplant tourism : an international and national law model to prohibit travelling abroad for illegal organ transplants / by Terry O. Adido.
Boston : Brill, 2018.
1 online resource
Human Rights and Humanitarian Law E-Books Online, Collection 2018, ISBN ; 9789004353312.
Formatted Contents Note
Front Matter Copyright Page Abstract List of Abbreviations Introduction Schools of Thought on Transplant Tourism and the Creation of Regulated Markets in Human Organs Current National Laws on Transplant Tourism International Law and Transplant Tourism Developing an International Law Model for Transplant Tourism The Role of Extraterritorial Criminal Legislation in the Prohibition of Transplant Tourism Enforcement of Transplant Tourism Criminal Law Model Conclusion Back Matter Bibliography Index.
Transplant Tourism: An International and National Law Model to Prohibit Travelling Abroad for Illegal Organ Transplants explores the role that international and national laws must play in the prohibition and eradication of transplant tourism and proposes a three-stage legal model for the prohibition of the practices. Through the examination of international law norms, principles and instruments; laws and policies from several legal systems; and legal frameworks and models which currently prohibit a number of national, transnational and international offences, this publication focuses on the creation of a comprehensive soft law instrument on transplant tourism, a treaty on transplant tourism and unified national transplant tourism laws with extraterritorial application in accordance with the principles and spirit of the international law instruments.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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