Please, Accept My Kidney: Kidney Donors in African American Families
Our research explores the experiences of five African-American living kidney donors and the reasons behind the decision to donate a kidney to a family member. We find that some organ donation may be self-gifting, and that the relationships between donors and recipients may evolve due to this self-gifting.
Naja Williams Boyd and Tonya Williams Bradford (2011) ,"Please, Accept My Kidney: Kidney Donors in African American Families", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 38, eds. Darren W. Dahl, Gita V. Johar, and Stijn M.J. van Osselaer, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research.
Naja Williams Boyd, Anka Behavioral Health, Inc.
Tonya Williams Bradford, University of Notre Dame, USA
NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 38 | 2011
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