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Confessions of a medicine man : an essay in popular philosophy

Author: Alfred I Tauber
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. ; London : MIT, 2000.
Series: Bradford book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book probes the ethical structure of contemporary medicine in an argument accessible to lay readers, healthcare professionals, and ethicists alike.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred I Tauber
ISBN: 0262700727 9780262700726
OCLC Number: 43718028
Notes: Originally published: 1999.
Description: 184 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Turmoil and Challenges --
2. The Course of Autonomy --
3. The Breakdown of Autonomy --
4. The Call of the Other --
5. Toward a New Medical Ethic --
6. Metaphysical Musings.
Series Title: Bradford book.
Responsibility: Alfred I. Tauber.

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"An intelligent and thorough philosophical analysis of the medical care morass, this does no less than clear away superficial and superfluous arguments, leaving a few essential issues and a direction Read more...

 
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