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Bioethics : an introduction to the history, methods, and practice

Bioethics : an introduction to the history, methods, and practice

Author: Nancy Ann Silbergeld Jecker; Albert R Jonsen; Robert A Pearlman
Publisher: Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, ©2007.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Ann Silbergeld Jecker; Albert R Jonsen; Robert A Pearlman
ISBN: 9780763743147 0763743143
OCLC Number: 353982754
Description: xi, 545 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: A history of bioethics as discipline and discourse / Albert R. Jonsen Bioethics as a discipline / Daniel Callahan The new biology : what price relieving man's estate? / Leon R. Kass How medicine saved the life of ethics / Stephen Toulmin Who shall live when not all can live? / James E. Childress Philosophical reflections on experimenting with human subjects / Hans Jonas The heart transplant : ethical dilemmas / Kenneth Vaux To save or let die : the dilemma of modern medicine / Richard A. McCormick Active and passive euthanasia / James Rachels In the matter of Karen Quinlan Medical morality is not bioethics : medical ethics in China and the United States / Renee C. Fox / Judith P. Swazey Methods of ethical reasoning : philosophical, clinical, and cultural dimensions / Nancy S. Jecker A defense of ethical relativism / Ruth Benedict The challenge of ethical relativism / James Rachels Equality and its implications / Peter Singer Kantian ethics / Fred Feldman Principles of biomedical ethics (selection) / Tom L. Beauchamp / James F. Childress A critique of principlism / K. Danner Clouser / Bernard Gert Feminism and moral theory / Virginia Held The four topics : case analysis in clinical ethics / Albert R. Jonsen / Mark Siegler / William Winslade Casuistry and clinical ethics / Albert R. Jonsen Getting down to cases : the revival of casuistry in bioethics / John Arras Feminist and medical ethics : two different approaches to contextual ethics / Susan Sherwin Doctors' stories (selection) / Kathryn M. Hunter Narrative and medicine / Rita Charon Nice story, but so what? : narrative and justification in ethics / John Arras Hospital ethics committees : is there a role? / Robert M. Veatch The inner workings of an ethics committee : latest battle over Jehovah's Witnesses / Ruth Macklin Behind closed doors : promises and pitfalls of ethics committees / Bernard Lo Ethics consultation : skills, roles, and training / John La Puma / David L. Schiedermayer Facilitating medical ethics case review : what ethics committees can learn from mediation and facilitation techniques / Mary Beth West / Joan McIver Gibson Ethics consultation in U.S. hospitals : a national survey / Ellen Fox / Sarah Myers / Robert A. Pearlman Yes, there are African-American perspectives in bioethics / Annette Dula Gender, race, and class in the delivery of health care / Susan Sherwin New malaise : bioethics and human rights in the global era / Paul Farmer / Nicole Gastineau Campos Introduction to the practice of bioethics / Robert A. Pearlman Roe v. Wade : majority opinion and dissent / United States Supreme Court A defense of abortion / Judith Jarvis Thomson Why abortion is immoral / Don Marquis Assisted reproduction The presumptive primacy of procreative liberty / John Robertson Feminist ethics and in vitro fertilization / Susan Sherwin Genetics and reproductive risk : can having children be immoral? / Laura M. Purdy Reproductive freedom and the prevention of harm / Allen Buchanan / Dan W. Brock / Norman Daniels / Daniel Wilder The Terri Schiavo case : legal, ethical, and medical perspectives / Joshua E. Perry / Larry R. Churchill / Howard S. Kirshner Medical futility : its meaning and ethical implications / Lawrence J. Schneiderman / Nancy S. Jecker / Albert R. Jonsen Nutrition and hydration : moral and pastoral reflections Natural Death Act / The State of California Integrating preferences for life-sustaining treatments and health states ratings into meaningful advance care discussions / Robert A. Pearlman / Helene Starks / Kevin C. Cain / William G. Cole / Donald L. Patrick / Richard F. Uhlmann Enough : the failure of the living will / Angela Fagerlin / Carl E. Schneider Eighth annual report on Oregon's Death with Dignity Act Attitudes toward assisted suicide and euthanasia among physicians in Washington state / Jonathan S. Cohen / Stephan D. Fihn / Edward J. Boyko / Albert R. Jonsen / Robert W. Wood Death and dignity : a case of individualized decision making / Timothy E. Quill The philosopher's brief / Ronald Dworkin / Thomas Nagel / Robert Nozick / John Rawls / Thomas Scanlon / Judith Jarvis Thomson Western bioethics on the Navajo reservation : benefit or harm? / Joseph A. Carrese / Lorna A. Rhodes Communication through interpreters in healthcare : ethical dilemmas arising from differences in class, culture, language, and power / Joseph M. Kaufert / Robert W. Putsch
Responsibility: [edited by] Nancy S. Jecker, Albert R. Jonsen, Robert A. Pearlman.


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