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Reproductive Health and Human RightsIntegrating Medicine, Ethics, and Law$
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Rebecca J. Cook, Bernard M. Dickens, and Mahmoud F. Fathalla

Print publication date: 2003

Print ISBN-13: 9780199241323

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199241323.001.0001

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Human Rights Relating to Reproductive and Sexual Health

Human Rights Relating to Reproductive and Sexual Health

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(p.437) 4 Human Rights Relating to Reproductive and Sexual Health
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Reproductive Health and Human Rights
Author(s):

Rebecca J. Cook

Bernard M. Dickens

Mahmoud F. Fathalla

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199241323.003.0027

This chapter identifies rights that could be applied to advance reproductive and sexual health. The human rights are clustered under the following interests in reproductive and sexual health, which are shown in the horizontal subsections of the table: life, survival, security, and sexuality; reproductive self-determination, and free choice of maternity; health and the benefits of scientific progress; non-discrimination and due respect for difference; and information, education, and decision-making.

Keywords:   reproductive health, sexual health, human rights, free choice, non-discrimination

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