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Bioethics and the brain

Author: Walter Glannon
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using a philosophical framework that is informed by neuroscience as well as contemporary legal cases such as Terri Schiavo, this text offers readers an introduction to this topic. It looks at the ethical implications of our knowledge of the brain and medical treatments for neurological diseases.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Glannon, Walter.
Bioethics and the brain.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007
(DLC) 2006040119
(OCoLC)64625009
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Glannon
ISBN: 9780199719075 0199719071 019530778X 9780195307788 1429420774 9781429420778
OCLC Number: 76944110
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 235 pages) : illustrations
Contents: ""Preface""; ""Contents""; ""Chapter 1. Introduction""; ""Chapter 2. Brain, Body, and Self""; ""Chapter 3. Neuroimaging""; ""Chapter 4. Pharmacological and Psychological Interventions""; ""Chapter 5. Neurosurgery, Psychosurgery, and Neurostimulation""; ""Chapter 6. Brain Death""; ""Epilogue""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Z""
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