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Personhood and Health Care / Edition 1

Personhood and Health Care / Edition 1


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789048158584
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 12/07/2010
Series: International Library of Ethics, Law, and the New Medicine , #7
Edition description: 2001
Pages: 451
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.24(d)

Table of Contents

Dedication. Acknowledgments. Contributors. Preface; D.C. Thomasma, et al. Homage to Yves Pélicier; C. Hervé. Part One: Concepts of the Person. 1. The Development of the Concept of Personhood; J. Delumeau. 2. Persons; L.E. Goodman. 3. The Human Person as the Image of God; D. Novak. 4. The Person; J. Bernard. 5. The Failure of Theories of Personhood; T.L. Beauchamp. 6. Personhood: The Vain and Pointless Quest for a Definition; E.L. Erde. 7. Genetic Knowledge and Our Conception; T. Takala. 8. The Concept of the Person and the Value of Life; J. Harris. Part Two: Theories of Personhood in Medicine and Bioethics. 9. The Just and Medical Ethics; P. Ricoeur. 10. The Concept of Person in Bioethics: Impasse and Beyond; H. Doucet. 11. Towards a Social Concept of Person; R.H.J. ter Meulen. 12. A Key Term in Ethics: The Person and His Dignity; S. Plourde. 13. The Confucian Relational Concept of the Person and its Modern Predicament; J. Ci. 14. The Traditional African Perception of a Person; G.B. Tangwa. 15. The Anthropological Concept of Modern Medicine in the Perspective of Theological Ethics; U. Kostka. Part Three: Person and Identity. 16. The Procedural Morphing of the Person: From Self to Property; J.L. Kissell. 17. Personal Identity and Mental Health; E. Matthews. 18. The Person, Filiation, Possession: Concerning Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID);J. Guyotat. 19. Moral and Metaphysical Reflections on Multiple Personality Disorder; D.C. Thomasma. 20. Personhood and a Paradox About Capacity; J. Spike. 21. Precedent Autonomy and Personal Identity; M. Quante. 22. Some Reflections on the Problem of Advance Directives, Personhood, and Personal Identity; H. Kuhse. Part Four: Personhood and its Relations. 23. Cloning, Naturalness and Personhood; M. Häyry, T. Takala. 24. Vulnerable Persons; M. Silberfeld. 25. Human Dignity, Vulnerability, Personhood; D.N. Weisstub, D.C. Thomasma. 26. Personhood and Relational Persons; C.K. Perry. 27. Professionalism and Personhood; M.G. Bloche, K.P. Quinn. 28. Autonomy and Dialogue: About the Patient-Doctor Relationship; J. Nessa. 29. The Medical Interpretation of Pain and the Concept of Person; G.D. Pintos. 30. Suffering, Time, Narrative and the Self; L. Benaroyo. Index.

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