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Author Düwell, Marcus

Title Bioethics : Methods, Theories, Domains
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (321 pages)
Series Biomedical Law and Ethics Library
Biomedical law and ethics library.
Contents What is bioethics? -- Bioethics and moral philosophy -- A cross section of bioethical questions -- Domains and debates in bioethics -- Conclusion
Summary This book is a philosophically-oriented introduction to bioethics. It offers the reader an overview of key debates in bioethics relevant to various areas including; organ retrieval, stem cell research, justice in healthcare and issues in environmental ethics, including issues surrounding food and agriculture. The book also seeks to go beyond simply describing the issues in order to provide the reader with the methodological and theoretical tools for a more comprehensive understanding of current bioethical debates. The aim of the book is to present bioethics as an interdisciplinary field, to
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Bioethics -- Philosophy.
Bioethics -- Philosophy.
LAW -- Ethics & Professional Responsibility.
LAW -- General.
LAW -- Medical Law & Legislation.
MEDICAL -- Ethics.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203084209