Against relativism : cultural diversity and the search for ethical universals in medicine / Ruth Macklin.

Author
Macklin, Ruth, 1938- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Oxford University Press, 1999.
Description
xii, 290 p. ; 22 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
1. Cultural and Ethical Relativism -- 2. Philosophers and Anthropologists Debate -- 3. Respect for Tradition -- 4. The Doctor-Patient Relationship in Different Cultures -- 5. Relativism and Multiculturalism -- 6. Death and Birth -- 7. International Feminism and Reproductive Rights -- 8. International Research and Ethical Imperialism -- 9. Human Rights in Health and Medicine -- 10. Moral Progress and Ethical Universals.
ISBN
0195116321 (alk. paper)
LCCN
98044063
OCLC
39810974
RCP
C - S