Is parenthood a right or a privilege? /

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[ 01. English Non Fiction ] Authors: Kiesbye, Stefan. Series: At issue. Social issues Published by : Greenhaven Press, (Detroit :) Physical details: 103 p. ; 24 cm. Subject(s): Parenthood --Moral and ethical aspects. Year : 2009 01. English Non Fiction Item type : 01. English Non Fiction
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Bluefield High School 306.874 IS Available

Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-98) and index.

Couples should need a license to obtain the privilege of parenthood / Peg Tittle -- A parenting license would infringe on parents' rights / Albert Mohler -- Parents should receive incentives for getting licensed / David Tebaldi -- Equal custody should be a human right for all parents / Marilyn Gardner -- Married couples have no right to a child / William May -- The joy of parenting should be considered a privilege / Mary Beth McCauley -- Men should have the right to refuse parenthood / Anna Smajdor -- Families should not have more than two children / Dalton Conley -- Too many children may be bad for the planet / Gregory M. Lamb -- Mentally disabled people face bias in parenting rights / Ian Mulgrew -- The intellectually disabled can be good parents / Andrew Freeway -- The cognitively impaired should not be forcibly sterilized / Damon W. Root -- Physically disabled women have the right to maternity / Joanna Karpassa-Jones -- Gay couples should not be barred from raising children / Alan Hirsch and Brad Sears -- Gay fathers cherish the privilege to care for their children / Julian Sanchez.