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An introduction to bioethics

Shannon, Thomas A.

An introduction to bioethics

by Shannon, Thomas A.

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Published by Paulist Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical ethics,
  • Bioethics,
  • Bioethical Issues,
  • Bioethics,
  • Ethics, Medical

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementThomas A. Shannon and Nicholas J. Kockler.
    ContributionsKockler, Nicholas J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR724 .S455 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23192308M
    ISBN 109780809146239
    LC Control Number2009011699

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Detailing how the legal analysis of an issue in bioethics often differs from the "ethical" analysis, the book covers such topics as abortion, surrogacy. Book Description. Engaging Bioethics: An Introduction with Case Studies draws students into this rapidly changing field, helping them to actively untangle the many issues at the intersection of medicine and moral concern.

Presuming readers start with no background in philosophy, it offers balanced, philosophically based, and rigorous inquiry for undergraduates. This book is an introductory text of just biological and not medical bioethics. It covers the ethics of experimentation, including genetic manipulation, in plants and animals; ethics and biodiversity, ethics and the environment.

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Book Review Bioethics - An Introduction for the Biosciences By Ben Mepham pp, Oxford University Press,ISBN (paperback, £) Bioethics by Ben Mepham is structured as a course, not simply as supporting reading. It is built on more than twenty years of experience in teaching.

User Review - Flag as inappropriate This is an excellent introduction to bioethics. It provides not only a solid coverage of topics (abortion, prenatal genetics, assisted reproductive technologies, withholding treatment, informed consent, physician assisted death, etc.), which is typical of introductory books, but also coverage of methods of ethical analysis and the 4/5(2).

Besides ethical questions raised at the beginning and the end of life, Nicanor Austriaco, O.P., discusses the ethics of the clinical encounter, human procreation, organ donation and transplantation, and biomedical research. An Introduction to Bioethics by Thomas A.

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Scopes of the field and a brief history of bioethics by Arthur L. Caplan, Glenn McGee. Medical Ethics or Bioethics, study of moral issues in the fields of medical treatment and research. The term is also sometimes used more generally to describe ethical issues in the life sciences and the distribution of scarce.

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