The Resource Biomedical ethics and the law, edited by James M. Humber and Robert F. Almeder

Biomedical ethics and the law, edited by James M. Humber and Robert F. Almeder

Label
Biomedical ethics and the law
Title
Biomedical ethics and the law
Statement of responsibility
edited by James M. Humber and Robert F. Almeder
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
K3601.Z9 B56 1979
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Humber, James M
  • Almeder, Robert F
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical laws and legislation
  • Medical ethics
  • Ethics, Medical
  • Jurisprudence
Label
Biomedical ethics and the law, edited by James M. Humber and Robert F. Almeder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Contents
  • Baruch A. Brody
  • A defense of abortion
  • Judith Jarvis Thomson
  • Abortion : the avoidable moral dilemma
  • James M. Humber
  • Part II. Mental illness
  • Psychiatric intervention
  • Leon Eisenberg
  • The myth of mental illness
  • Thomas Szasz
  • Introduction to ethical theory
  • Mental health and mental illness : some problems of definition and concept formation
  • Ruth Macklin
  • Genetic aspects of schizophrenia
  • Arthur Falek
  • Psychopathy and moral understanding
  • Antony Duff
  • Psychiatrists and the adversary process
  • David L. Bazelon
  • Part III. Human experimentation
  • Ethics and clinical research
  • James M. Humber and Robert F. Almeder
  • Henry K. Beecher
  • Scientific investigations on man : a medical research worker's viewpoint
  • Michael B. Shimkin
  • Philosophical reflections on experimenting with human subjects
  • Hans Jonas
  • Informed (but uneducated) consent
  • Franz J. Ingelfinger
  • Realities of patient consent to medical research
  • John Fletcher
  • Ethical issues involved in experimentation on the nonviable human fetus
  • Part I. Abortion
  • Richard Wasserstrom
  • Proxy consent in the experimentation situation
  • Richard A. McCormick
  • Part IV. Human genetics
  • Ethical issues arising from the possible uses of genetic knowledge
  • Tracy M. Sonneborn
  • Implications of prenatal diagnosis for the human right to live
  • Leon R. Kass
  • Implications of prenatal diagnosis for the quality of, and right to, human life : society as a standard
  • Robert S. Morison
  • Roe v. Wade
  • Practical and ethical problems in human genetics
  • Kurt Hirschhorn
  • Reproductive rights and genetic disease
  • Lawrence P. Ulrich
  • On justifications for coercive genetic control
  • Thomas L. Beauchamp
  • Legal rights and moral rights
  • Alexander M. Capron
  • Privacy and genetic information
  • Herbert A. Lubs
  • The wages of crying wolf : a comment on Roe v. Wade
  • Recombinant DNA
  • John J. Madden
  • The recombinant DNA debate
  • Stephen P. Stich
  • The ethics of recombinant DNA research
  • James M. Humber
  • Part V. Dying
  • The problems in prolongation of life
  • Jonas Robitscher
  • Active and passive euthanasia
  • John Hart Ely
  • James Rachels
  • Choosing not to prolong life
  • Robert M. Veatch
  • The allocation of exotic medical lifesaving therapy
  • Nicholas Rescher
  • The role of moral considerations in the allocation of exotic medical lifesaving therapy
  • Robert F. Almeder
  • A statutory definition of the standards for determining human death : an appraisal and a proposal
  • Alexander M. Capron and Leon R. Kass
  • Existentialism and the fear of dying
  • Maher v. Roe
  • Michael A. Slote
  • The belief in a life after death
  • C.J. Ducasse
  • The experience of dying
  • Raymond Moody
  • Abortion and the law
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2d ed.
Extent
xiv, 658 p.
Isbn
9780306402425
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
79017758
System control number
05264756
Label
Biomedical ethics and the law, edited by James M. Humber and Robert F. Almeder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Contents
  • Baruch A. Brody
  • A defense of abortion
  • Judith Jarvis Thomson
  • Abortion : the avoidable moral dilemma
  • James M. Humber
  • Part II. Mental illness
  • Psychiatric intervention
  • Leon Eisenberg
  • The myth of mental illness
  • Thomas Szasz
  • Introduction to ethical theory
  • Mental health and mental illness : some problems of definition and concept formation
  • Ruth Macklin
  • Genetic aspects of schizophrenia
  • Arthur Falek
  • Psychopathy and moral understanding
  • Antony Duff
  • Psychiatrists and the adversary process
  • David L. Bazelon
  • Part III. Human experimentation
  • Ethics and clinical research
  • James M. Humber and Robert F. Almeder
  • Henry K. Beecher
  • Scientific investigations on man : a medical research worker's viewpoint
  • Michael B. Shimkin
  • Philosophical reflections on experimenting with human subjects
  • Hans Jonas
  • Informed (but uneducated) consent
  • Franz J. Ingelfinger
  • Realities of patient consent to medical research
  • John Fletcher
  • Ethical issues involved in experimentation on the nonviable human fetus
  • Part I. Abortion
  • Richard Wasserstrom
  • Proxy consent in the experimentation situation
  • Richard A. McCormick
  • Part IV. Human genetics
  • Ethical issues arising from the possible uses of genetic knowledge
  • Tracy M. Sonneborn
  • Implications of prenatal diagnosis for the human right to live
  • Leon R. Kass
  • Implications of prenatal diagnosis for the quality of, and right to, human life : society as a standard
  • Robert S. Morison
  • Roe v. Wade
  • Practical and ethical problems in human genetics
  • Kurt Hirschhorn
  • Reproductive rights and genetic disease
  • Lawrence P. Ulrich
  • On justifications for coercive genetic control
  • Thomas L. Beauchamp
  • Legal rights and moral rights
  • Alexander M. Capron
  • Privacy and genetic information
  • Herbert A. Lubs
  • The wages of crying wolf : a comment on Roe v. Wade
  • Recombinant DNA
  • John J. Madden
  • The recombinant DNA debate
  • Stephen P. Stich
  • The ethics of recombinant DNA research
  • James M. Humber
  • Part V. Dying
  • The problems in prolongation of life
  • Jonas Robitscher
  • Active and passive euthanasia
  • John Hart Ely
  • James Rachels
  • Choosing not to prolong life
  • Robert M. Veatch
  • The allocation of exotic medical lifesaving therapy
  • Nicholas Rescher
  • The role of moral considerations in the allocation of exotic medical lifesaving therapy
  • Robert F. Almeder
  • A statutory definition of the standards for determining human death : an appraisal and a proposal
  • Alexander M. Capron and Leon R. Kass
  • Existentialism and the fear of dying
  • Maher v. Roe
  • Michael A. Slote
  • The belief in a life after death
  • C.J. Ducasse
  • The experience of dying
  • Raymond Moody
  • Abortion and the law
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2d ed.
Extent
xiv, 658 p.
Isbn
9780306402425
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
79017758
System control number
05264756

Library Locations

  • African Studies LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Alumni Medical LibraryBorrow it
    72 East Concord Street, Boston, MA, 02118, US
    42.336388 -71.072393
  • Astronomy LibraryBorrow it
    725 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350259 -71.105717
  • Fineman and Pappas Law LibrariesBorrow it
    765 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350979 -71.107023
  • Frederick S. Pardee Management LibraryBorrow it
    595 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349626 -71.099547
  • Howard Gotlieb Archival Research CenterBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 5th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Mugar Memorial LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Music LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Pikering Educational Resources LibraryBorrow it
    2 Silber Way, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349804 -71.101425
  • School of Theology LibraryBorrow it
    745 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350494 -71.107235
  • Science & Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    38 Cummington Mall, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.348472 -71.102257
  • Stone Science LibraryBorrow it
    675 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350103 -71.103784
Processing Feedback ...