If I Were A Rich Man Could I Buy A Pancreas?

If I Were A Rich Man Could I Buy A Pancreas?

by Arthur L. Caplan
     
 

"An important contribution to a debate that will continue for some time." —Health and Canadian Society

"Insightful and thought-provoking.... As Caplan has demonstrated so clearly... we would all be better off if the ethicists spoke first and not last." —The Washington Post

"Caplan’s views are important and instructive.... [This] book represents

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"An important contribution to a debate that will continue for some time." —Health and Canadian Society

"Insightful and thought-provoking.... As Caplan has demonstrated so clearly... we would all be better off if the ethicists spoke first and not last." —The Washington Post

"Caplan’s views are important and instructive.... [This] book represents some of his best work." —New England Journal of Medicine

"Caplan’s [book] is thought provoking, insightful, and well argued. I recommend it highly."—The Journal of the American Medical Association

"... a generously illustrated discourse on method in medical and practical ethics." —Ethics

A member of the President’s Task Force on National Health Care Reform examines some of the most controversial biomedical issues of our time.

Indiana University Press

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Discusses the ethics of genetic engineering, reproductive technology, transplantation and aging. (Mar.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253208682
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
08/01/1992
Series:
Medical Ethics Series
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.04(d)

Meet the Author

ARTHUR L. CAPLAN is Director of the Center for Biomedical Ethics and Professor in the Departments of Philosophy and Surgery at the University of Minnesota.

Indiana University Press

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