Bioethics: An Introduction to the History, Methods, and Practice

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Nancy Ann Silbergeld Jecker, Albert R. Jonsen, Robert A. Pearlman
Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 1997 - Medical - 416 pages
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This book is one of the only texts to cover the history, methodology, and practice of bioethics. Compiling articles from well-established bioethical thinkers, Jecker et al. have created an edited volume unique in its scope of topics addressed. Bioethics will find use for both graduate students and professional students in law, medicine, nursing or other health-related fields who will face bioethical issues in future careers.

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Contents

Moral Questions and the New Biology
12
Experimentation and Human Subjects
29
Hans Jonas
42
Copyright

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About the author (1997)

Albert R. Jonsen is Professor of Ethics in Medicine and Chairman, Department of Medical Humanities, University of Washington School of Medicine. Stephen Toulmin is Avalon Foundation Professor of the Humanities at Northwestern University.

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