Intervention and Reflection: Basic Issues in Medical Ethics

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Wadsworth, 2000 - Ethics, Medical - 891 pages
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This text is intended for the Medical Ethics course found in philosophy departments, health/allied health, and medical schools or programs.

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I bought this book for my bioethics class and it is so interesting. It is filled with interesting ideas and case studies, even though it is a text book, I just can't put it down! Read full review

Contents

MORAL PRINCIPLES ETHICAL THEORIES
2
Kants Ethics
12
Rawlss Theory of Justice
21
Copyright

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Ronald Munson is Professor of Philosophy of Science and Medicine at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. He received his PhD from Columbia University and was Postdoctoral Fellow in Biology at Harvard University. He has been a visiting professor at University of California, San Diego, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and Harvard Medical School. A nationally acclaimed bioethicist, Munson is a medical ethicist for the National Eye Institute and a consultant for the National Cancer Institute. He is also a member of the Washington University School of Medicine Human Studies Committee. In addition to being the author of a number of science and ethics books, he is also the author of the novels NOTHING HUMAN, FAN MAIL, and NIGHT VISION.

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