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The Resource Bioethics : The Basics, (electronic book)

Bioethics : The Basics, (electronic book)

Label
Bioethics : The Basics
Title
Bioethics
Title remainder
The Basics
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Bioethics: The Basics is an introduction to the foundational principles, theories and issues in the study of medical and biological ethics. Readers are introduced to bioethics from the ground up before being invited to consider some of the most controversial but important questions facing us today. Topics addressed include:The range of moral theories underpinning bioethicsArguments for the rights and wrongs of abortion, euthanasia and animal researchHealthcare ethics including the nature of the practitioner-patient relationshipPublic policy ethics and the implications of global and public heal
Member of
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Campbell, Alastair V
Dewey number
174.2
LC call number
R724 .C3257 2013
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
The Basics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bioethics
  • Medical ethics
  • Social medicine
Label
Bioethics : The Basics, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Contents
  • ""Cover ""; ""Half Title""; ""Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Table of Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Abbreviations""; ""1. What is bioethics?""; ""What is bioethics?""; ""History""; ""What about the law? ""; ""Methods""; ""Applications""; ""How to use this book ""; ""Resources and further reading ""; ""2. Moral theories""; ""Introduction""; ""Counting the consequences ""; ""Doing oneâ€?s duty ""; ""Being a good person â€? virtue ethics ""; ""Brotherhood and sisterhood â€? communitarianism ""; ""Live free or die â€? libertarianism ""; ""A balancing act â€? the four principles ""
  • ""Further reading """"3. Perspectives""; ""Gendered agendas â€? feminist approaches ""; ""To care or not to care? ""; ""Culture and religion ""; ""Conclusion""; ""Further reading""; ""4. Clinical ethics""; ""Introduction""; ""The clinical relationship â€? a conspiracy against the laity? ""; ""Life before birth""; ""Transplantation and regenerative medicine""; ""Mental health""; ""The end of life""; ""After death""; ""Conclusions""; ""Further reading and resources ""; ""5. Research""; ""Research ethics""; ""Research integrity""; ""Research and the future""; ""Conclusion""
  • ""Suggestions for further reading""""6. Justice""; ""Introduction""; ""Public health ethics ""; ""Fair access and the paradox of health care""; ""Global inequity in health""; ""Global survival""; ""Further reading""; ""Appendix""; ""Glossary""; ""References""; ""Index""
Control code
purchPURCH EBC1207559
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (201 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781135130671
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Bioethics : The Basics, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Contents
  • ""Cover ""; ""Half Title""; ""Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Table of Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Abbreviations""; ""1. What is bioethics?""; ""What is bioethics?""; ""History""; ""What about the law? ""; ""Methods""; ""Applications""; ""How to use this book ""; ""Resources and further reading ""; ""2. Moral theories""; ""Introduction""; ""Counting the consequences ""; ""Doing oneâ€?s duty ""; ""Being a good person â€? virtue ethics ""; ""Brotherhood and sisterhood â€? communitarianism ""; ""Live free or die â€? libertarianism ""; ""A balancing act â€? the four principles ""
  • ""Further reading """"3. Perspectives""; ""Gendered agendas â€? feminist approaches ""; ""To care or not to care? ""; ""Culture and religion ""; ""Conclusion""; ""Further reading""; ""4. Clinical ethics""; ""Introduction""; ""The clinical relationship â€? a conspiracy against the laity? ""; ""Life before birth""; ""Transplantation and regenerative medicine""; ""Mental health""; ""The end of life""; ""After death""; ""Conclusions""; ""Further reading and resources ""; ""5. Research""; ""Research ethics""; ""Research integrity""; ""Research and the future""; ""Conclusion""
  • ""Suggestions for further reading""""6. Justice""; ""Introduction""; ""Public health ethics ""; ""Fair access and the paradox of health care""; ""Global inequity in health""; ""Global survival""; ""Further reading""; ""Appendix""; ""Glossary""; ""References""; ""Index""
Control code
purchPURCH EBC1207559
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (201 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781135130671
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Specific material designation
remote

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