The Resource Birth to death : science and bioethics, edited by David C. Thomasma and Thomasine Kushner

Birth to death : science and bioethics, edited by David C. Thomasma and Thomasine Kushner

Label
Birth to death : science and bioethics
Title
Birth to death
Title remainder
science and bioethics
Statement of responsibility
edited by David C. Thomasma and Thomasine Kushner
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
R724 .B497 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thomasma, David C.
  • Kushner, Thomasine Kimbrough
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical ethics
  • Bioethics
  • Bioethics
  • Ethics, Medical
Label
Birth to death : science and bioethics, edited by David C. Thomasma and Thomasine Kushner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Genetics : a scientific sketch / Karen Dawson -- The genetic revolution / Daniel Callahan -- Genetic knowledge : some legal and ethical questions / Robert Schwartz -- The "ART" of medically assisted reproduction : an embryo is an embryo is an embryo / Michael E. McClure -- "O brave new world" : rationality in reproduction / Albert R. Jonsen -- Reproduction, abortion, and rights / Rosamond Rhodes -- The critically ill neonate / James M. Adams -- Medical technology and the child / Amnon Goldworth -- On caring for children / Mary B. Mahowald -- Clinical transplantation / Robert A. Sells -- Transplantation and ethics / Raanan Gillon -- Legalizing payment for transplantable cadaveric organs / James F. Blumstein -- Scientific advances in aging / John E. Morley -- Ethics and aging / George J. Agich -- People with dementia : a moral challenge / Stephen Post -- Personal dying and medical death / Steven Miles -- Stopping futile medical treatment : ethical issues / Nancy S. Jecker and Lawrence J. Schneiderman -- The sorcerer's broom : medicine's rampant technology / Eric J. Cassell -- Modern technology and the care of the dying / Ronald E. Cranford -- Care of the dying : from an ethics perspective / T. Patrick Hill -- Euthanasia and assisted suicide / Pieter Admiraal -- Physician-assisted suicide : progress or peril? / Christine K. Cassel -- "I will give no deadly drug" : why doctors must not kill / Leon R. Kass -- Voluntary euthanasia and other medical end-of-life decisions : doctors should be permitted to give death a helping hand / Helga Kuhse -- Humans as research subjects / Herman Wigodsky and Sue Keir Hoppe -- Research involving children as subjects / Robert J. Levine -- Future challenges of medical research review boards / Charles R. MacKay -- Animals in research / Franklin M. Loew -- Taking duties seriously : medical experimentation, animal rights, and moral incoherence / Daniel A. Moros -- Animal rights and social practices / Ted Benton -- The science of the environment / Andrew Pullin -- Environmental ethics / Andrew Dobson -- Human activity and environmental ethics / Andrew Jameton
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 382 p.
Isbn
9780521462976
Lccn
95048006
System control number
(OCoLC)33897857
Label
Birth to death : science and bioethics, edited by David C. Thomasma and Thomasine Kushner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Genetics : a scientific sketch / Karen Dawson -- The genetic revolution / Daniel Callahan -- Genetic knowledge : some legal and ethical questions / Robert Schwartz -- The "ART" of medically assisted reproduction : an embryo is an embryo is an embryo / Michael E. McClure -- "O brave new world" : rationality in reproduction / Albert R. Jonsen -- Reproduction, abortion, and rights / Rosamond Rhodes -- The critically ill neonate / James M. Adams -- Medical technology and the child / Amnon Goldworth -- On caring for children / Mary B. Mahowald -- Clinical transplantation / Robert A. Sells -- Transplantation and ethics / Raanan Gillon -- Legalizing payment for transplantable cadaveric organs / James F. Blumstein -- Scientific advances in aging / John E. Morley -- Ethics and aging / George J. Agich -- People with dementia : a moral challenge / Stephen Post -- Personal dying and medical death / Steven Miles -- Stopping futile medical treatment : ethical issues / Nancy S. Jecker and Lawrence J. Schneiderman -- The sorcerer's broom : medicine's rampant technology / Eric J. Cassell -- Modern technology and the care of the dying / Ronald E. Cranford -- Care of the dying : from an ethics perspective / T. Patrick Hill -- Euthanasia and assisted suicide / Pieter Admiraal -- Physician-assisted suicide : progress or peril? / Christine K. Cassel -- "I will give no deadly drug" : why doctors must not kill / Leon R. Kass -- Voluntary euthanasia and other medical end-of-life decisions : doctors should be permitted to give death a helping hand / Helga Kuhse -- Humans as research subjects / Herman Wigodsky and Sue Keir Hoppe -- Research involving children as subjects / Robert J. Levine -- Future challenges of medical research review boards / Charles R. MacKay -- Animals in research / Franklin M. Loew -- Taking duties seriously : medical experimentation, animal rights, and moral incoherence / Daniel A. Moros -- Animal rights and social practices / Ted Benton -- The science of the environment / Andrew Pullin -- Environmental ethics / Andrew Dobson -- Human activity and environmental ethics / Andrew Jameton
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 382 p.
Isbn
9780521462976
Lccn
95048006
System control number
(OCoLC)33897857

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