skip to content
Inalienable rights : the limits of consent in medicine and the law Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Inalienable rights : the limits of consent in medicine and the law

Author: Terrance C McConnell
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This book explains what inalienable rights are and how they restrict the behavior of their possessors. McConnell develops compelling arguments to support the inalienability of the right to life, the right of conscience, and a competent person's right not to have medical treatment administered without consent. Yet, surprisingly, he argues that the inalienability of the right to life does not entail that voluntary  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McConnell, Terrance C.
Inalienable rights.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000
(DLC) 99041540
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Terrance C McConnell
ISBN: 9780195350685 0195350685 1280834226 9781280834226
OCLC Number: 252664684
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 172 pages)
Contents: Introduction; ONE: The Nature of Inalienable Rights; TWO: The Moral Foundations of Inalienable Rights; THREE: The Inalienable Right of Conscience: A Madisonian/Jeffersonian Argument; FOUR: The Right of Informed Consent and Inalienability; FIVE: The Inalienable Right to Life and Its Implications for Voluntary Euthanasia; SIX: Assisted Suicide and the Inalienable Right to Life; SEVEN: Human Organs and Inalienablility; EIGHT: Concluding Remarks; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Terrance McConnell.
More information:

Abstract:

Presents the argument that inalienable rights differ from other types of rights in that, rather than restraining the behaviour of others, inalienable rights seem to put limits on the possessors  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/252664684> # Inalienable rights : the limits of consent in medicine and the law
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "252664684" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801559768#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008104647> ; # Informed consent (Medical law)--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801559768#Topic/law_administrative_law_&_regulatory_practice> ; # LAW--Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963285> ; # Human rights
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034366> ; # Natural law
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/344.730412/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/973191> ; # Informed consent (Medical law)
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/KF3827> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/10025353> ; # Terrance C. McConnell
    schema:datePublished "2000" ;
    schema:description "Introduction; ONE: The Nature of Inalienable Rights; TWO: The Moral Foundations of Inalienable Rights; THREE: The Inalienable Right of Conscience: A Madisonian/Jeffersonian Argument; FOUR: The Right of Informed Consent and Inalienability; FIVE: The Inalienable Right to Life and Its Implications for Voluntary Euthanasia; SIX: Assisted Suicide and the Inalienable Right to Life; SEVEN: Human Organs and Inalienablility; EIGHT: Concluding Remarks; Notes; Bibliography; Index."@en ;
    schema:description "This book explains what inalienable rights are and how they restrict the behavior of their possessors. McConnell develops compelling arguments to support the inalienability of the right to life, the right of conscience, and a competent person's right not to have medical treatment administered without consent. Yet, surprisingly, he argues that the inalienability of the right to life does not entail that voluntary euthanasia or assisted suicide are wrong."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/801559768> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801559768#CreativeWork/inalienable_rights> ;
    schema:name "Inalienable rights : the limits of consent in medicine and the law"@en ;
    schema:productID "252664684" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/252664684#PublicationEvent/oxford_new_york_oxford_university_press_2000> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801559768#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/gprc-ebooks/detail.action?docID=431108> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/macewan-ebooks/detail.action?docID=431108> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/warw/detail.action?docID=431108> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=277643> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=83422&ref=toc> ;
    schema:url <http://proxy.library.carleton.ca/login?url=http://www.myilibrary.com?id=83422> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ucm/detail.action?docID=431108> ;
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=431108> ;
    schema:url <http://0-search.ebscohost.com.librarycatalog.vts.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=277643> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ualberta/detail.action?docID=431108> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/stanford-ebooks/detail.action?docID=431108> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/kingsu-ebooks/detail.action?docID=431108> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/concordiaab-ebooks/detail.action?docID=431108> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10269061> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=277643> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/columbia/detail.action?docID=431108> ;
    schema:url <http://0-ebookcentral.proquest.com.librarycatalog.vts.edu/lib/vtu/detail.action?docID=431108> ;
    schema:url <http://gold.worcester.edu/login?url=http://site.ebrary.com/lib/worcesteruniv/Doc?id=10269061> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/rdc/detail.action?docID=431108> ;
    schema:url <http://proxy.library.carleton.ca/login?url=http://books.scholarsportal.info/viewdoc.html?id=/ebooks/ebooks0/oxford/2009-11-30/2/0195134621> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=83422> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=e000xna&AN=277643> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781280834226> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780195350685> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/252664684> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801559768#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801559768#Topic/law_administrative_law_&_regulatory_practice> # LAW--Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "LAW--Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008104647> # Informed consent (Medical law)--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Informed consent (Medical law)--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034366> # Natural law
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Natural law"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963285> # Human rights
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Human rights"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/973191> # Informed consent (Medical law)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Informed consent (Medical law)"@en ;
    .

<http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=e000xna&AN=277643>
    rdfs:comment "from EBSCO Academic Collection" ;
    rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=277643>
    rdfs:comment "Available to Stanford-affiliated users." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/10025353> # Terrance C. McConnell
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "McConnell" ;
    schema:givenName "Terrance C." ;
    schema:name "Terrance C. McConnell" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/801559768#CreativeWork/inalienable_rights>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Inalienable rights." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/252664684> ; # Inalienable rights : the limits of consent in medicine and the law
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780195350685>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0195350685" ;
    schema:isbn "9780195350685" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781280834226>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1280834226" ;
    schema:isbn "9781280834226" ;
    .

<https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/concordiaab-ebooks/detail.action?docID=431108>
    rdfs:comment "from Ebook Central Academic Complete" ;
    rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/gprc-ebooks/detail.action?docID=431108>
    rdfs:comment "from Ebook Central Academic Complete" ;
    rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/macewan-ebooks/detail.action?docID=431108>
    rdfs:comment "from Ebook Central Academic Complete" ;
    rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/rdc/detail.action?docID=431108>
    rdfs:comment "from Ebook Central Academic Complete" ;
    rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/stanford-ebooks/detail.action?docID=431108>
    rdfs:comment "Available to Stanford-affiliated users." ;
    .

<https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ualberta/detail.action?docID=431108>
    rdfs:comment "from Ebook Central Academic Complete" ;
    rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.