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The Resource Philosophical reflections on disability, edited by D. Christopher Ralston and Justin Ho, (electronic book)

Philosophical reflections on disability, edited by D. Christopher Ralston and Justin Ho, (electronic book)

Label
Philosophical reflections on disability
Title
Philosophical reflections on disability
Statement of responsibility
edited by D. Christopher Ralston and Justin Ho
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
362.401
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HV1568.2
  • HV1568.2
LC item number
  • .P55 2010
  • .P55 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ralston, D. Christopher
  • Ho, Justin
Series statement
Philosophy and medicine
Series volume
v. 104
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  • Disability studies
  • People with disabilities
  • Disabled Persons
  • Ethical Theory
  • Personal Autonomy
  • Philosophy, Medical
  • Quality of Life
  • Social Justice
  • Social Science
Label
Philosophical reflections on disability, edited by D. Christopher Ralston and Justin Ho, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Lennart Nordenfelt
  • Disability and medical theory
  • Christopher Boorse
  • Utilitarianism, disability, and society
  • Torbjörn Tännsjö
  • Too late to matter? Preventing the birth of infants at risk for adult-onset disease or disability
  • Laura M. Purdy
  • To fail to enhance is to disable
  • Muireann Quigley and John Harris
  • Rehabilitating Aristotle :
  • Introduction :
  • a virtue ethics approach to disability and human flourishing
  • Garret Merriam
  • Equal treatment for disabled persons :
  • the case of organ transplantation
  • Robert M. Veatch
  • Disability rights :
  • do we really mean it?
  • Ron Amundson
  • Dignity, disability, difference, and rights
  • Daniel P. Sulmasy
  • philosophical reflections on disability
  • Public policy and personal aspects of disability
  • Patricia M. Owens and Eric J. Cassell
  • Disability and social justice
  • Christopher Tollefson
  • The unfair and the unfortunate :
  • some brief critical reflections on secular moral claim rights for the disabled
  • H. Tristram Engelhardt, Jr.
  • Neither victims nor heroes :
  • reflections from a polio person
  • Jean Bethke Elshtain
  • D. Christopher Ralston and Justin Ho
  • An essay on modeling :
  • the social model of disability
  • Anita Silvers
  • Ability, competence and qualification :
  • fundamental concepts in the philosophy of disability
Control code
SPR663094068
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 263 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048124770
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Philosophical reflections on disability, edited by D. Christopher Ralston and Justin Ho, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Lennart Nordenfelt
  • Disability and medical theory
  • Christopher Boorse
  • Utilitarianism, disability, and society
  • Torbjörn Tännsjö
  • Too late to matter? Preventing the birth of infants at risk for adult-onset disease or disability
  • Laura M. Purdy
  • To fail to enhance is to disable
  • Muireann Quigley and John Harris
  • Rehabilitating Aristotle :
  • Introduction :
  • a virtue ethics approach to disability and human flourishing
  • Garret Merriam
  • Equal treatment for disabled persons :
  • the case of organ transplantation
  • Robert M. Veatch
  • Disability rights :
  • do we really mean it?
  • Ron Amundson
  • Dignity, disability, difference, and rights
  • Daniel P. Sulmasy
  • philosophical reflections on disability
  • Public policy and personal aspects of disability
  • Patricia M. Owens and Eric J. Cassell
  • Disability and social justice
  • Christopher Tollefson
  • The unfair and the unfortunate :
  • some brief critical reflections on secular moral claim rights for the disabled
  • H. Tristram Engelhardt, Jr.
  • Neither victims nor heroes :
  • reflections from a polio person
  • Jean Bethke Elshtain
  • D. Christopher Ralston and Justin Ho
  • An essay on modeling :
  • the social model of disability
  • Anita Silvers
  • Ability, competence and qualification :
  • fundamental concepts in the philosophy of disability
Control code
SPR663094068
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 263 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048124770
Specific material designation
remote

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