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Journal articles (1977), Journal of Consumer Research, 4 (3), pp. 131-138

Willingness to Supply Human Body Parts: Some Empirical Results

Pessemier Edgar A., Bemmaor Albert C. , Hanssens Dominique M.

Despite the serious shortage of human body parts for transplantation purposes, little research has been done to provide guidance for action. Based on sample data, this pilot study examines the demographic and attitudinal characteristics of potential donors. The results have direct relevance for programs to increase the supply of body parts. Link to the article

PESSEMIER, E.A., BEMMAOR, A.C. and HANSSENS, D.M. (1977). Willingness to Supply Human Body Parts: Some Empirical Results. Journal of Consumer Research, 4(3), pp. 131-138.

Keywords : #Guttman-scale, #Value-of-life, #Attitude-measurement