Conversations on the Edge: Narratives of Ethics and Illness / Edition 1

Conversations on the Edge: Narratives of Ethics and Illness / Edition 1

by Richard M. Zaner
     
 

Zaner (medical ethics and philosophy of medicine, Vanderbilt, U.) combines modified lectures he has delivered, stories he has told earlier and rewritten here, and new pieces into a collection of six essays on people's reaction to serious illness. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR See more details below

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Zaner (medical ethics and philosophy of medicine, Vanderbilt, U.) combines modified lectures he has delivered, stories he has told earlier and rewritten here, and new pieces into a collection of six essays on people's reaction to serious illness. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780878403486
Publisher:
Georgetown University Press
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

1. Quiet Rooms for Troubled Voices

2. When You're Dead Anyway, What's To Live For?

3. Hope Against Hope

4. Don't Let Me Forget To Remember

5. Broader's Hill

6. The Cruel Clarity of It All

An Acknowledgement

Endnotes

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