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In search of the good : a life in bioethics

Author: Daniel Callahan
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2012.
Series: Basic bioethics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One of the founding fathers of bioethics describes the development of the field and his thinking on some of the crucial issues of our time.

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Named Person: Daniel Callahan; Daniel Callahan; Daniel Callahan
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Callahan
ISBN: 9780262018487 0262018489
OCLC Number: 793421737
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvii, 206 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Laying the foundations: 1930-1961 --
My own 1960s: a decade of transformation --
Giving birth to a center: 1969-1979 --
Coping with success: 1980-1986 --
The routinization of charisma: 1986-1996 --
Opening the flood gates: 1996-2010 --
The future of bioethics --
Unraveling the puzzle of ethics --
Reaching the finish line.
Series Title: Basic bioethics.
Responsibility: Daniel Callahan.

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"This is a charmingly candid book about Daniel Callahan's early history, intellectual development, career, and major interests. It is at times autobiographical, and often heartwarming. Masterfully Read more...

 
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