How Sex Selection Undermines Reproductive Autonomy.

  title={How Sex Selection Undermines Reproductive Autonomy.},
  author={Tamara Kayali Browne},
  journal={Journal of bioethical inquiry},
  volume={14 2},
Non-medical sex selection is premised on the notion that the sexes are not interchangeable. Studies of individuals who undergo sex selection for non-medical reasons, or who have a preference for a son or daughter, show that they assume their child will conform to the stereotypical roles and norms associated with their sex. However, the evidence currently available has not succeeded in showing that the gender traits and inclinations sought are caused by a "male brain" or a "female brain… CONTINUE READING