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Contesting moralities : science, identity, conflict

Author: Nanneke Redclift
Publisher: London : UCL Press : Cavendish Pub., 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Questions of public and private morality, values and choices have become important areas of collective discussion. A key feature of this book is that it takes an ethnographic rather than a philosophical or speculative approach to moral debates. This study examines the contemporary explosion of ethical discourse in the public domain and the growing importance of moral rhetoric as an aspect of social relations.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Electronic books
Case studies
Cross-cultural studies
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Contesting moralities
(DLC) 2006295768
(OCoLC)57065359
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nanneke Redclift
ISBN: 9781135393427 1135393427 1843147726 9781843147725
OCLC Number: 889813651
Description: 1 online resource (x, 200 pages) : illustrations
Contents: "Amoral" biotechnology and a Norwegian moral domain / Sara Skodbo --
Community, the commons and commerce : the ownership of BRCA genes and genetic testing / Sahra Gibbon --
Morality, risk and informed consent in clinical drug trials / Oonagh Corrigan --
Ethics as pastoral practice : implementing predictive genetic testing in the medical genetics clinic / Carlos Novas --
Respectability, risk and sexual practices : HIV/AIDS in Puebla, Mexico / Sara Corben de Romero --
"Bread is first before everything!" : moral economy in households and states / Kathryn Tomlinson --
"Truth" and change : moral discourse among Protestants and Catholics in the Netherlands / Tony Watling --
Moralities in conflict : ambiguities of identity and social control for Filipina domestic helpers in Malaysia / Michelle Lee Guy --
The migratory meaning of terror : moral conversations from "other" Americas / Nanneke Redclift --
Trauma, guilt and assujettissement : discourses of morality and race in Carib historical consciousness / Paul Twinn --
War, space and the legitimacy of violence in Eritrea / Michael Mahrt.
Responsibility: edited by Nanneke Redclift.
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