Feminism and Bioethics: Beyond Reproduction / Edition 1

Feminism and Bioethics: Beyond Reproduction / Edition 1

by Susan M. Wolf
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0195095561

ISBN-13: 9780195095562

Pub. Date: 04/28/1996

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Bioethics has paid surprisingly little attention to the special problems faced by women and to feminist analyses of current health care issues other than reproduction. Feminism

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Bioethics has paid surprisingly little attention to the special problems faced by women and to feminist analyses of current health care issues other than reproduction. Feminism

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195095562
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
04/28/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
416
Sales rank:
753,647
Product dimensions:
6.15(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.09(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Gender and Feminism in Bioethics, S.M. Wolf
I. The Relationship of Feminism and Bioethics
1. Feminism and Bioethics, S. Sherwin
2. Feminist Approaches to Bioethics, R. Tong
3. On Treatment of Myopia: Feminism, Standpoint Theory, and Bioethics, M.B. Mahowald
4. Reconstructing the Patient: Starting with Women of Color, D.E. Roberts
5. What Bioethics Can Learn from the Women's Health Movement, R. Dresser
II. Feminist Perspectives on Specific Problems in Bioethics
6. A Feminist View of Health, L.M. Purdy
7. Communicative Ethics in the Physician-Patient Relationship, J.F. Smith
8. Ethical Obstacles to the Participation of Women in Biomedical Research, V. Merton
9. Women as Vessels and Vectors: Lesson from the HIV Epidemic, R. Faden, N. Kass and D. McGraw
10. Gender and Death: Physician Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia, S.M. Wolf
11. Feminism, Bioethics, and Genetics, A. Asch and G. Geller
12. Justice in the Allocation of Health Care Resources: A Feminist Account, H.L. Nelson and J.L. Nelson

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