The Resource Bioethics : basic writings on the key ethical questions that surround the major, modern biological possibilities and problems, edited by Thomas A. Shannon

Bioethics : basic writings on the key ethical questions that surround the major, modern biological possibilities and problems, edited by Thomas A. Shannon

Label
Bioethics : basic writings on the key ethical questions that surround the major, modern biological possibilities and problems
Title
Bioethics
Title remainder
basic writings on the key ethical questions that surround the major, modern biological possibilities and problems
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas A. Shannon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
R724
LC item number
.B47 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
W 50
NLM item number
B615 1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shannon, Thomas A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical ethics
  • Bioethics
  • Ethics, Medical
  • Bioethics
  • Éthique médicale
  • Bioéthique
  • Bioethics
  • Medical ethics
  • Bioethik
Label
Bioethics : basic writings on the key ethical questions that surround the major, modern biological possibilities and problems, edited by Thomas A. Shannon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: thematic ethical concepts / Thomas A. Shannon -- Abortion -- Ethical problems of abortion / Sissela Bok -- Breaking through the stereotypes / Sidney Callahan, Daniel Callahan -- Abortion: on fetal indications / Susan Nicholson -- Abortion: a review of ethical aspects of public policy / Thomas A. Shannon -- Severely handicapped children -- Abortion, euthanasia and care of defective newborns / John Fletcher -- Mongolism, parental desires and the right to life / James M. Gustafson -- Guidelines for deciding care of critically ill or dying patients / Raymond S. Duff -- Child abuse and neglect prevention and treatment / Department of Health and Human Services -- Death and dying -- Brain death / Frank J. Veith [and others] -- Right to die / Hans Jonas -- Defining appropriate medical care: providing nutrients and hydration for the dying / William J. Curran -- On removing food and water: against the stream / Gilbert Meilaender -- Keeping dead mothers alive during pregnancy: ethical issues / Thomas A. Shannon
  • (cont) Stopping long-term dialysis: an empirical study of withdrawal of life-supporting treatment / Steven Neu, Carl M. Kjellstrand -- Research and human experimentation -- Philosophical reflections on experimenting with human subjects / Hans Jonas -- Ethical design of human experiments / David D. Rutstein -- Clarifying the concepts of research ethics / Robert J. Levine -- Research using intentional deception / Diana Baumrind -- Ethical dilemmas in obtaining informed consent -- Respect for persons and informed consent to participate in research / Karen Lebacqz, Robert J. Levine -- Validity of ignorant consent to medical research / Benjamin Freedman -- Deception and informed consent in research / Alan Soble -- Ethics of giving placebos / Sissela Bok -- Genetic engineering -- Social and ethical issues / Presidential Commission -- Guidelines for the ethical, social and legal issues in prenatal diagnosis / Tabitha M. Powledge, John Fletcher -- Public policy issues in genetic counseling / James F. Childress, Kenneth Casebeer
  • (cont) Making babies revisited / Leon R. Kass -- External human fertilization; an evaluation of policy / Clifford Grobstein, Michael Flower, John Mendeloff -- Allocation of scarce resources -- Social justice and equal access to health care / Gene Outka -- Doing better and feeling worse: the political pathology of health policy / Aaron Wildavsky -- Harvesting the dead / Willardd Gaylin -- Allocating scarce medical resources and the availability of organ transplantation: some moral presuppositions / H. Tristram Engelhardt -- Medicine versus economics / Lester C. Thurow -- Instruction on respect for human life in its origin and on the dignity of procreation: replies to certain questions of the day / Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
x, 620 pages
Isbn
9780809128051
Lccn
86025545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)14717665
Label
Bioethics : basic writings on the key ethical questions that surround the major, modern biological possibilities and problems, edited by Thomas A. Shannon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: thematic ethical concepts / Thomas A. Shannon -- Abortion -- Ethical problems of abortion / Sissela Bok -- Breaking through the stereotypes / Sidney Callahan, Daniel Callahan -- Abortion: on fetal indications / Susan Nicholson -- Abortion: a review of ethical aspects of public policy / Thomas A. Shannon -- Severely handicapped children -- Abortion, euthanasia and care of defective newborns / John Fletcher -- Mongolism, parental desires and the right to life / James M. Gustafson -- Guidelines for deciding care of critically ill or dying patients / Raymond S. Duff -- Child abuse and neglect prevention and treatment / Department of Health and Human Services -- Death and dying -- Brain death / Frank J. Veith [and others] -- Right to die / Hans Jonas -- Defining appropriate medical care: providing nutrients and hydration for the dying / William J. Curran -- On removing food and water: against the stream / Gilbert Meilaender -- Keeping dead mothers alive during pregnancy: ethical issues / Thomas A. Shannon
  • (cont) Stopping long-term dialysis: an empirical study of withdrawal of life-supporting treatment / Steven Neu, Carl M. Kjellstrand -- Research and human experimentation -- Philosophical reflections on experimenting with human subjects / Hans Jonas -- Ethical design of human experiments / David D. Rutstein -- Clarifying the concepts of research ethics / Robert J. Levine -- Research using intentional deception / Diana Baumrind -- Ethical dilemmas in obtaining informed consent -- Respect for persons and informed consent to participate in research / Karen Lebacqz, Robert J. Levine -- Validity of ignorant consent to medical research / Benjamin Freedman -- Deception and informed consent in research / Alan Soble -- Ethics of giving placebos / Sissela Bok -- Genetic engineering -- Social and ethical issues / Presidential Commission -- Guidelines for the ethical, social and legal issues in prenatal diagnosis / Tabitha M. Powledge, John Fletcher -- Public policy issues in genetic counseling / James F. Childress, Kenneth Casebeer
  • (cont) Making babies revisited / Leon R. Kass -- External human fertilization; an evaluation of policy / Clifford Grobstein, Michael Flower, John Mendeloff -- Allocation of scarce resources -- Social justice and equal access to health care / Gene Outka -- Doing better and feeling worse: the political pathology of health policy / Aaron Wildavsky -- Harvesting the dead / Willardd Gaylin -- Allocating scarce medical resources and the availability of organ transplantation: some moral presuppositions / H. Tristram Engelhardt -- Medicine versus economics / Lester C. Thurow -- Instruction on respect for human life in its origin and on the dignity of procreation: replies to certain questions of the day / Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
x, 620 pages
Isbn
9780809128051
Lccn
86025545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)14717665

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