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The ethics of medical involvement in capital punishment : a philosophical discussion

Author: Joseph B R Gaie
Publisher: Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic, 2004.
Series: International library of ethics, law, and the new medicine, v. 18.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the issue of the consistency of medical involvement in ending lives in medicine, law, and war. This book uses theories of Emmanuel Kant and John S Mill, combined with Gerwith's principle of  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph B R Gaie
ISBN: 1402017642 9781402017643
OCLC Number: 54416022
Description: xv, 158 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Medicalisation of capital punishment --
Role/professional versus ordinary morality --
The morality of euthanasia and its implications for the medicalisation of capital punishment --
The military doctor --
Medical involvement in the wider capital punishment process --
Kantian theory --
Utilitarian arguments for medicalisation --
The medical doctor and a condemned prisoner --
Conclusion --
Appendix 1: another example of justifiable medical killing: prisoner doctors in the Nazi camps --
Appendix 2: personal correspondence: L. Hurst (1999) --
Appendix 3: Amnesty International "Ethics of Medical Participation in War" questionnaire (January 25 1999) --
Appendix 4: Restriction of duties medical certificate.
Series Title: International library of ethics, law, and the new medicine, v. 18.
Responsibility: by Joseph B.R. Gaie.
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