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From reason to practice in bioethics - an anthology dedicated to the works.

Author: Thomasine Kushner
Publisher: Manchester University Press, 2015
Series: CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN BIOETHI
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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This anthology gathers together original works from some of bioethics' most celebrated scholars. Focused on and around the works of John Harris, the book addresses the most debated issues in  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomasine Kushner
ISBN: 9780719096235 0719096235
OCLC Number: 1026928559
Description: 264 sidor ; 24.4 cm
Contents: Part I: Introductions1. Editors' introduction - John Coggon, Sarah Chan, Soren Holm, and Thomasine Kushner2. Thought and memory - John HarrisPart II: Grounding moral arguments 3. On moral nose - Jonathan Glover4. Hanging around with Jackson: consistency in ethical argument, and how to avoid it - Richard Ashcroft5. The unbearable desire for explicitness and rationality in bioethics - Michael Parker and Micaela Ghisleni6. Moral epistemology and the survival lottery -Torbjoern Tannsjoe7. Harris and the criticism of the status quo - Florencia Luna8. The natural as a moral category - Harry Lesser9. Making sense of human dignity - Deryck Beyleveld10. Why we should save the anthropocentric person - Simon WoodsPart III: From ethics to policy and practice 11. Why the reasonable man is not always right? - Margaret Brazier12. Why the body matters: reflections on John Harris's account of organ procurement - Alastair V. Campbell13. Harris's principle of justice in health care - Ruth Macklin14. Equality revisited - Andrew Edgar15. The safety of the people and the case against invasive health promotion - Andreas Hasman16. Could we reduce racism with one easy dip? What a thought-experiment about race-colour change makes us see - Margaret P. Battin17. Against mumps, Meursault, McDonald's and Marlboro: On the immunization of children against smoking, alcohol and drugs - Inez de Beaufort18. Killing and allowing to die - Raanan GillonPart IV: John Harris responds 19. Response to and reflections on chapters 3-18 - John HarrisBibliography Index -- .
Series Title: CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN BIOETHI

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