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Roger B. Dworkin

Robert A. Lucas Professor Emeritus of Law, 2007-present ; Professor of Law, 1968-2007


CASES AND MATERIALS ON LAW AND MEDICINE (with Walter Wadlington and Jon R. Waltz). Mineola, NY: Foundation Press, 1980.

LIMITS: THE ROLE OF THE LAW IN BIOETHICAL DECISION MAKING. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1996.

EARLY WARNING: CASES AND ETHICAL GUIDANCE FOR PRESYMPTOMATIC TESTING IN GENETIC DISEASES (with David H. Smith, et al.). Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1998.  


Comment. Parolee Not Protected Against Unreasonable Searches and Seizures by His Parole Officer, 17 STANFORD LAW REVIEW 514 (1965). [HeinOnline]

Note. The Resistance Standard in Rape Legislation, 18 STANFORD LAW REVIEW 680 (1966). [HeinOnline]

Easy Cases, Bad Law, and Burdens of Proof, 25 VANDERBILT LAW REVIEW 1151 (1972). [HeinOnline]

Death in Context, 48 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 623 (1973). [HeinOnline]

Fact Style Adjudication and the Fourth Amendment: The Limits of Lawyering, 48 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 329 (1973). [HeinOnline]

Science, Society, and the Expert Town Meeting: Some Comments on Asilomar, 51 SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LAW REVIEW 1471 (1978). [HeinOnline]

Legal Aspects of Human Genetics (with Gilbert S. Omenn), 6 ANNUAL REVIEW OF PUBLIC HEALTH 107 (1985).

Law and the Modern Obstetrician-Gynecologist, 160 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY 1339 (1989).

Medical Law and Ethics in the Post-Autonomy Age, 68 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 727 (1993). [HeinOnline]

Model Consent Forms for DNA Linkage Analysis and Storage (with R.L. Gold, et al.), 47 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL GENETICS 1223 (1993).

Anencephalic Fetuses as Organ Donors (with Mearns et al.), 4 THE FETUS 19 (1994).

Emerging Paradigms in Bioethics: Introduction, 69 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 945 (1994). [HeinOnline]

Law and Ignorance: Genetic Therapy and the Legal Process, 4 ANNUAL REVIEW OF LAW AND ETHICS 49 (1996). [HeinOnline]

Aspectos Legales de la Genetica Humana en Estados Unidos de America, 52 REVISTA DEL PODER JUDICIAL 337 (1998).

The Human Genome Project’s Implications for Autonomy, Respect, and Professionalism in Medical Genetics, 7 ANNUAL REVIEW OF LAW AND ETHICS 115 (1999). [HeinOnline]

A Tribute to William Burnett Harvey, 75 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL xiii (2000). [HeinOnline]

Hard Cases for Autonomy, Respect, and Professionalism in Medical Genetics, 9 ANNUAL REVIEW OF LAW AND ETHICS 153 (2001). [HeinOnline]

Cases and Guidelines in Genetics, 10 ANNUAL REVIEW OF LAW AND ETHICS 21 (2002). [HeinOnline]

Getting What We Should from Doctors: Rethinking Patient Autonomy and the Doctor-Patient Relationship, 13 HEALTH MATRIX 235 (Summer 2003). [HeinOnline]

Bioethics?: The Law and Biomedical Advance, 14 HEALTH MATRIX 43 (Winter 2004). [HeinOnline]

An Idea Whose Time Should Never Have Come, 13 ANNUAL REVIEW OF LAW AND ETHICS 437 (2005). [HeinOnline]

The Process Paradigm: Rethinking Medical Malpractice, 41 WAKE FOREST LAW REVIEW 509 (2006). [HeinOnline]

Book Chapters

Anything New Under the Sun?: Trying to Design A New Legal Institution to Deal with Biomedical Advance in WELTINNENRECHT: LIBER AMICORUM JOST DELBRUECK (Stephan Hobe et al., Eds.). Berlin: Duncker & Humblot, 2005.

Legal Definition of Death (with Ralph Gaebler), in ENCYCLOPEDIA OF FORENSIC AND LEGAL MEDICINE (Jason Payne-James, et al., Eds.). London: Elsevier Academic, 2005.‚Äč

Common Sense and Common Decency: Some Thoughts About Maternal-Fetal Conflict, in BIOMEDICAL ETHICS REVIEWS (James M. Humber and Robert F. Almeder, Eds.). Totowa, NJ: Humana Press, 1991.

Res Ipsa Loquitur and Exceptions fo the Expert Testimony Requirements, in INDIANA MEDICAL MALPRACTICE FOR ATTORNEY, PHYSICIAN, RISK MANAGER, AND CLAIMS REPRESENTATIVE. Indianapolis: ICLEF, 1989.

The New Genetics, in 1 BIOLAW: A LEGAL AND ETHICAL REPORTER ON MEDICINE, HEALTH CARE, AND BIOENGINEERING (James F. Childress, Ed.). Frederick, MD: University Publications of America, 1986.

Legal Issues Posed by Newborn Screening Programs, in LEGAL LIABILITY AND QUALITY ASSURANCE IN NEWBORN SCREENING (Lori B. Andrews, Ed.). Chicago: American Bar Foundation, 1985.

Legal Questions, in PERINATAL APPROACHES TO THE DIAGNOSIS OF FETAL HEMOGLOBINOPATHIES. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, 1980.

Biocatastrophe and the Law: Legal Aspects of Recombinant DNA Research, in THE RECOMBINANT DNA DEBATE (David Archer Jackson and Stephen P. Stich, Eds.). Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1979.

Legal Institutions and Recombinant DNA Research, in SCIENCE AND THE PUBLIC INTEREST. Bloomington, IN: Poynter Center, Indiana University, 1977.

Legal Issues in Genetic Counseling, in NO RUSH TO JUDGMENT: ESSAYS ON MEDICAL ETHICS (David H. Smith, Ed.). Bloomington, IN: Poynter Center, Indiana University, 1977.

Book Reviews

Book Review. Packer, H.L.,The Limits of the Criminal Sanction, 44 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 493 (1969). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. Wing, Kenneth R., The Law and the Public’s Health, 2nd Ed., 314 NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE 1261 (1986).

Book Review. Sommerville, M.,The Ethical Canary: Science, Society and the Human Spirit, 9 INDIANA JOURNAL OF GLOBAL LEGAL STUDIES 555 (2002). [HeinOnline