Stories and Their Limits: Narrative Approaches to Bioethics

Stories and Their Limits: Narrative Approaches to Bioethics

by Hilde Lindemann Nelson
     
 

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First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.  See more details below

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First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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The editor is director of the Center for Applied and Professional Ethics at the U. of Tennessee, Knoxville. She draws together 17 essays by contributors involved with medical ethics and the humanities who discuss how stories, case studies, personal narratives, and clinical anecdotes affect ethical sensibilities. A sampling of topics: the meaning of "narrative ethics," the ethical dimensions of literature, narrative competence, and narrative rationality and the negotiation of clinical choice. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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ISBN-13:
9781317828044
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/21/2014
Series:
Reflective Bioethics
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
288
File size:
2 MB

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Hilde Lindemann Nelson is Director of the Center for Applied and Professional Ethics at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She is the co-author of The Patient in the Family (Routledge 1995) and Alzeimer's: Answers to Hard Questions for Families (1996) and editor of Feminism and Families (Routledge 1997). She is also the co-editor of the Reflective Bioethics series.

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