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Contents Preface Acknowledgments List of Contributors I. Personal Narratives about Appearance-Normalizing Surgery 1. Twisted Lies: My Journey in an Imperfect Body Sherri G. Morrris 2. Do I Make You Uncomfortable? Reflections on Using Surgery to Reduce the Distress of Others Cassandra Aspinall 3. My Shoe Size Stayed the Same: Maintaining a Positive Sense of Identity with Achondroplasia and Limb-Lengthening Surgeries Emily Sullivan Sanford 4. The Seduction of the Surgical Fix Lisa Abelow Hedley II. Technology and the Pursuit of Normality 5. Concepts of Technology and Their Role in Moral Reflection James C. Edwards 6. Emily's Scars: Surgical Shapings, Technoluxe, and Bioethics Arthur W. Frank 7. Thoughts on the Desire for Normality Eva Feder Kittay III. The Surgical Context 8. To Cut or Not to Cut? A Surgeon's Perspective on Surgically Shaping Children Jeffrey L. Marsh 9. What's Special about the Surgical Context? Wendy E. Mouradian 10. Are We Helping Children? Outcome Assessments in Craniofacial Care Wendy E. Mouradian, Todd C. Edwards, Tari D. Topolski, Nichola Rumsey, and Donald L. Patrick IV. Children and Parents Deciding about Appearance-Normalizing Surgery 11. Who Should Decide and How? Priscilla Alderson 12. The Power of Parents and the Agency of Children Hilde Lindemann 13. "In Their Best Interests": Parents' Experience of Atypical Genitalia Ellen K. Feder 14. Toward Truly Informed Decisions about Appearance-Normalizing Surgeries Paul Steven Miller 15. Appearance-Altering Surgery, Children's Sense of Self, and Parental Love Adrienne Asch 16. What to Expect when You Have the Child You're Not Expecting Alice Domurat Dreger Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Children -- Surgery -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Abnormalities, Human -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Surgery, Plastic -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Children -- Surgery -- Decision making.
Decision making in children.
Reconstructive Surgical Procedures -- ethics -- Child.
Achondroplasia -- surgery -- Child.
Biomedical Technology -- ethics.
Cleft Palate -- surgery -- Child.
Genitalia -- abnormalities -- Child.
Social Perception -- Child.