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MORAIS, Edclécia Reino Carneiro de; ALESSIO, Renata Lira dos Santos; COELHO, Larissa de Siqueira  and  PONTES, Joanna Luiza da Cunha. Abortion and bioethics in the newspaper Folha de São Paulo. Psicol. pesq. [online]. 2018, vol.12, n.1, pp.23-32. ISSN 1982-1247.

This paper aimed to analyze, based on the theory of social representations, construction abortion as the debates linked news press brazilian bioethics.A total of 46 articles on abortion were canned collection newspaper Folha de São Paulo. Data were analyzed with help ALCESTE software, resulting in two axes: 1- extension of possibilities legal to abortion? - journalist and public opinion, warm a discussion on access to abortion; 2-definition of people and values. Notability to ontological argument on the status of the person and of the embryo. The abortion issue appears here by regulatory concerns another assault to the axiological dimension right to life and symbolic divide between woman and embryo.

Keywords : Bioethics; Abortion; Social Representations Theory; Press.

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