Annals of Bioethics: Regional Perspectives in Bioethics

Annals of Bioethics: Regional Perspectives in Bioethics

by Mark J. Cherry, John F. Peppin
     
 

ISBN-10: 9026519524

ISBN-13: 9789026519529

Pub. Date: 01/01/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Regional Perspectives in Bioethics" illustrates the ways in which the national and international political landscape encompasses persons from diverse and often fragmented moral communities with widely varying moral intuitions, premises, evaluations and commitments.  See more details below

Overview

Regional Perspectives in Bioethics" illustrates the ways in which the national and international political landscape encompasses persons from diverse and often fragmented moral communities with widely varying moral intuitions, premises, evaluations and commitments.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789026519529
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/01/2003
Series:
Routledge Annals of Bioethics Series
Pages:
404
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Preface to a New Series: Annals of Bioethics: A Forum of Foundational, Clinical and Emerging Topics
Introduction: Bioethics as a Global Phenomenon
1Bioethics in Canada3
2United States Perspectives on Assisted Reproductive Technologies21
3Conceptual, Normative, and Policy Issues in U.S. Health Care Allocation39
4Ethics Committees and Consultation in the United States55
5Bioethics in Argentina71
6Bioethics in France93
7Crossing the Rubicon? The Medical Ethical Debate in Germany in 2001117
8Bioethics in Switzerland135
9Bioethics in Greece: A Regional Approach147
10Bioethics in Italy since 1997163
11Bioethics in the UK193
12Bioethics in Denmark209
13Turkish Perspectives in Bioethics227
14Bioethics in Bangladesh235
15Bioethics in China239
16Bioethics With Chinese Characteristics: The Development of Bioethics in Hong Kong261
17The Long History of Indian Medical Systems and Current Perspectives in Health Care Bioethics285
18Bioethics in the Philippines: An Overview of Developments, Issues, and Controversies301
19Japanese Bioethics321
20Bioethics in New Zealand: A Historical and Sociological Review341
Notes on Contributors363
Index365

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