Login

Boylan, Michael

Medical Ethics

Boylan, Michael - Medical Ethics, ebook

37,20€

Ebook, ePUB with Adobe DRM
ISBN: 9781118657959
DRM Restrictions

Printing122 pages with an additional page accrued every 6 hours, capped at 122 pages
Copy to clipboard5 excerpts

The second edition of Medical Ethics deals accessibly with a broad range of significant issues in bioethics, and presents the reader with the latest developments. This new edition has been greatly revised and updated, with half of the sections written specifically for this new volume.

  • An accessible introduction for beginners, offering a combination of important established essays and new essays commissioned especially for this volume
  • Greatly revised - half of the selections are new to this edition, including two essays on genetic enhancement and a section on gender, race and culture
  • Includes new material on ethical theory as a grounding for understanding the ethical dimensions of medicine and healthcare
  • Now includes a short story on organ allocation, providing a vivid approach to the issue for readers
  • Provides students with the tools to write their own case study essays
  • An original section on health provides a theoretical context for the succeeding essays
  • Presents a carefully selected set of readings designed to progressively move the reader to competency in subject comprehension and essay writing

Keywords: Bioethics & Medical Ethics, Boylan, medical ethics, ethic theory, applied ethics, ethics and public policy, social and political philosophy, healthcare ethics, organ donation, healthcare policy, paternalism and autonomy, privacy and confidentiality, informed consent, gender, culture, race, euthanasia, abortion, genetic enhancement, bioethics, nursing ethics

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2014
Language
en
Edition
2
Page amount
408 pages
Category
Medicine, Health Care, Mode
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118657959
Printed ISBN
9781118494752

Similar titles