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Dr Ruth Walker

Senior Lecturer

Qualifications: BSocSc, MSocSc Waikato, PhD Auckland

School of Social Sciences

(rmwalker@waikato.ac.nz)

Expertise

Professional and business ethics; research ethics; philosophy of religion.

Recent Publications

  • Yates, D., Shaw, R., Parker, G., van Zyl, L., & Walker, R. (2015). Proposed changes to the Human Assisted Reproductive Technology Act (2004). Women's Studies Journal, 29(1), 34-55.

  • van Zyl, L., & Walker, R. (2015). Surrogacy, compensation, and legal parentage: Against the adoption model. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 12(3), 383-387. doi:10.1007/s11673-015-9646-4

  • Walker, R., & van Zyl, L. (2015). Altruism and generosity in surrogate motherhood and live organ donation. In 22nd Australasian Association of Professional and Applied Ethics (AAPAE) Annual Conference. Conference held at University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand.

  • van Zyl, L., & Walker, R. (2015). The future of surrogacy in New Zealand – Beyond the adoption model: Contribution to a Feminist Dialogue on Proposed changes to the Human Assisted Reproductive Technology Act (2004). Women's Studies Journal, 29(1), 45-48.

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Papers Taught

Contact Details

Name  Extn.  Username  Room  Department
Walker, Dr Ruth 9357 rmwalker J.3.17 Philosophy Programme

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Tel: +64 7 838 4080
or 0800 800 145 (within NZ)
Fax: +64 7 838 4636
Email: wfass@waikato.ac.nz

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