Princeton University Library Catalog

Bioethics : an introduction to the history, methods, and practice / [edited by] Nancy S. Jecker, Albert R. Jonsen, Robert A. Pearlman.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2007.
Εdition:
2nd ed.
Description:
xi, 545 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
A history of bioethics as discipline and discourse / Albert R. Jonsen -- Bioethics as a discipline / Daniel Callahan -- The new biology : what price relieving man's estate? / Leon R. Kass -- How medicine saved the life of ethics / Stephen Toulmin -- Who shall live when not all can live? / James E. Childress -- Philosophical reflections on experimenting with human subjects / Hans Jonas -- The heart transplant : ethical dilemmas / Kenneth Vaux -- To save or let die : the dilemma of modern medicine / Richard A. McCormick -- Active and passive euthanasia / James Rachels -- In the matter of Karen Quinlan / The Supreme Court, State of New Jersey -- Medical morality is not bioethics : medical ethics in China and the United States / Renee C. Fox and Judith P. Swazey -- Methods of ethical reasoning : philosophical, clinical, and cultural dimensions / Nancy S. Jecker -- A defense of ethical relativism / Ruth Benedict -- The challenge of ethical relativism / James Rachels -- Equality and its implications / Peter Singer -- Kantian ethics / Fred Feldman -- Principles of biomedical ethics (selection) / Tom L. Beauchamp and James F. Childress -- A critique of principlism / K. Danner Clouser and Bernard Gert -- Feminism and moral theory / Virginia Held -- The four topics : case analysis in clinical ethics / Albert R. Jonsen, Mark Siegler and William Winslade -- Casuistry and clinical ethics / Albert R. Jonsen -- Getting down to cases : the revival of casuistry in bioethics / John Arras -- Feminist and medical ethics : two different approaches to contextual ethics / Susan Sherwin -- Doctors' stories (selection) / Kathryn M. Hunter -- Narrative and medicine / Rita Charon -- Nice story, but so what? : narrative and justification in ethics / John Arras -- Hospital ethics committees : is there a role? / Robert M. Veatch -- The inner workings of an ethics committee : latest battle over Jehovah's Witnesses / Ruth Macklin -- Behind closed doors : promises and pitfalls of ethics committees / Bernard Lo -- Ethics consultation : skills, roles, and training / John La Puma and David L. Schiedermayer -- Facilitating medical ethics case review : what ethics committees can learn from mediation and facilitation techniques / Mary Beth West and Joan McIver Gibson -- Ethics consultation in U.S. hospitals : a national survey / Ellen Fox, Sarah Myers and Robert A. Pearlman -- Yes, there are African-American perspectives in bioethics / Annette Dula -- Gender, race, and class in the delivery of health care / Susan Sherwin -- New malaise : bioethics and human rights in the global era / Paul Farmer and Nicole Gastineau Campos -- Introduction to the practice of bioethics / Robert A. Pearlman -- Roe v. Wade : majority opinion and dissent / United States Supreme Court -- A defense of abortion / Judith Jarvis Thomson -- Why abortion is immoral / Don Marquis -- Assisted reproduction / Presidents Council on Bioethics -- The presumptive primacy of procreative liberty / John Robertson -- Feminist ethics and in vitro fertilization / Susan Sherwin -- Genetics and reproductive risk : can having children be immoral? / Laura M. Purdy -- Reproductive freedom and the prevention of harm / Allen Buchanan, Dan W. Brock, Norman Daniels and Daniel Wilder -- The Terri Schiavo case : legal, ethical, and medical perspectives / Joshua E. Perry, Larry R. Churchill and Howard S. Kirshner -- Medical futility : its meaning and ethical implications / Lawrence J. Schneiderman, Nancy S. Jecker and Albert R. Jonsen -- Nutrition and hydration : moral and pastoral reflections / U.S. Bishops' Pro-Lift Committee -- Natural Death Act / The State of California -- Integrating preferences for life-sustaining treatments and health states ratings into meaningful advance care discussions / Robert A. Pearlman, Helene Starks, Kevin C. Cain, William G. Cole, Donald L. Patrick and Richard F. Uhlmann -- Enough : the failure of the living will / Angela Fagerlin and Carl E. Schneider -- Eighth annual report on Oregon's Death with Dignity Act / Oregon Department of Human Services -- Attitudes toward assisted suicide and euthanasia among physicians in Washington state / Jonathan S. Cohen, Stephan D. Fihn, Edward J. Boyko, Albert R. Jonsen and Robert W. Wood -- Death and dignity : a case of individualized decision making / Timothy E. Quill -- The philosopher's brief / Ronald Dworkin, Thomas Nagel, Robert Nozick, John Rawls, Thomas Scanlon and Judith Jarvis Thomson -- Western bioethics on the Navajo reservation : benefit or harm? / Joseph A. Carrese and Lorna A. Rhodes -- Communication through interpreters in healthcare : ethical dilemmas arising from differences in class, culture, language, and power / Joseph M. Kaufert and Robert W. Putsch.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780763743147 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0763743143 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2006039553
OCLC:
76864320
Related name:
RCP:
C - S