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The Resource Taking sides, Clashing views on controversial bioethical issues, edited, selected, and with introductions by Carol Levine

Taking sides, Clashing views on controversial bioethical issues, edited, selected, and with introductions by Carol Levine

Label
Taking sides, Clashing views on controversial bioethical issues
Title
Taking sides
Title part
Clashing views on controversial bioethical issues
Statement of responsibility
edited, selected, and with introductions by Carol Levine
Title variation
  • Clashing views on controversial bioethical issues
  • Bioethical issues
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Taking sides, Clashing views on controversial bioethical issues, edited, selected, and with introductions by Carol Levine
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Should doctors be able to refuse demands for "futile" treatment?
  • Choices in Reproduction
  • Is abortion immoral?
  • Should pregnant women be punished for exposing fetuses to risk?
  • Children and Bioethics
  • Should adolescents make their own life-and-death decisions?
  • Do parents harm their children when they refuse medical treatment on religious grounds?
  • Genetics
  • Should the federal government fund Human Stem Cell research?
  • Will genetic testing lead to denial of insurance and employment?
  • Medical Decision Making
  • Human and Animal Experimentation
  • Should animal experimentation be permitted?
  • Is sham surgery ethically acceptable in clinical research?
  • Bioethics and Public Policy
  • Should health insurance be based on employment?
  • Does military necessity override medical ethics?
  • Should performance-enhancing drugs be banned from sports?
  • Should there be a market in body parts?
  • Should pharmacists be allowed to deny prescriptions on grounds of conscience?
  • Should public health be given sweeping powers over individual liberty in a bioterrorist threat?
  • Is informed consent still central to medical ethics?
  • Can family interests ethically outweigh patient autonomy?
  • Does direct-to-consumer advertising of medication enhance patient autonomy?
  • Death and Dying
  • Are some advance directives too risky for patients?
  • Should physicians be allowed to assist in patient suicide?
  • Should truth-telling depend on the patient's culture?
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Eleventh edition.
Extent
xxvi, 377 pages
Isbn
9780073129556
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780073129556
Label
Taking sides, Clashing views on controversial bioethical issues, edited, selected, and with introductions by Carol Levine
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Should doctors be able to refuse demands for "futile" treatment?
  • Choices in Reproduction
  • Is abortion immoral?
  • Should pregnant women be punished for exposing fetuses to risk?
  • Children and Bioethics
  • Should adolescents make their own life-and-death decisions?
  • Do parents harm their children when they refuse medical treatment on religious grounds?
  • Genetics
  • Should the federal government fund Human Stem Cell research?
  • Will genetic testing lead to denial of insurance and employment?
  • Medical Decision Making
  • Human and Animal Experimentation
  • Should animal experimentation be permitted?
  • Is sham surgery ethically acceptable in clinical research?
  • Bioethics and Public Policy
  • Should health insurance be based on employment?
  • Does military necessity override medical ethics?
  • Should performance-enhancing drugs be banned from sports?
  • Should there be a market in body parts?
  • Should pharmacists be allowed to deny prescriptions on grounds of conscience?
  • Should public health be given sweeping powers over individual liberty in a bioterrorist threat?
  • Is informed consent still central to medical ethics?
  • Can family interests ethically outweigh patient autonomy?
  • Does direct-to-consumer advertising of medication enhance patient autonomy?
  • Death and Dying
  • Are some advance directives too risky for patients?
  • Should physicians be allowed to assist in patient suicide?
  • Should truth-telling depend on the patient's culture?
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Eleventh edition.
Extent
xxvi, 377 pages
Isbn
9780073129556
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780073129556

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