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The future of bioethics by Brody, Howard.

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Bioethics,
  • Medical ethics,
  • Bioethics

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementHoward Brody.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH332 .B76 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16900712M
ISBN 109780195377941
LC Control Number2008024355

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the future of bioethics. Based on this argument, Brody takes a stand on two important areas that impact the meaning and significance of bioethics. First, much in the same way that Judith Andre has defined bioethics, Brody maintains that bioethics is a “prac-tice”—a set of activities aimed at achiev-ing certain specific and distinctive ends The Future of Bioethics. By Howard Brody OUP, New York, pp (hb) ISBN £ (hb) Reviewed by Matt James. Once in a while a book comes along which promises to help define, shape and initiate the next stage of development in a particular field. Bioethics, born in the s and s, has achieved great success, but also has experienced recent growing pains, as illustrated by the case of Terri Schiavo. In The Future of Bioethics, Howard Brody, a physician and scholar who dates his entry into the field in , sifts through the various issues that bioethics is now addressing--and some that it is largely ignoring--to chart a course for. To begin this new year then, I want to spend some time thinking about the [lack of] future of bioethics. The starting point for this discussion is to consider the sources or our moral and ethical authority in our past, present and future. The Past.

This is the first book to bring West and East together in a broad investigation of contemporary bioethics. A distinguished international team of experts presents original research addressing issues that emerge from new medical technologies, address global challenges arising from social change, and set the agenda for the future. Bioethics Books Showing of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Hardcover) by. Rebecca Skloot (Goodreads Author) (shelved times as bioethics) Our Posthuman Future: Consequences of the Biotechnology Revolution (Paperback) by. Francis Fukuyama (shelved 5 times as bioethics). Since the inception of bioethics as a discipline almost 40 years ago, Book Review from The New England Journal of Medicine — Book Review. The Future of Bioethics. The future of bioethics. [Howard Brody] -- "Bioethics, born in the s and s, has achieved great success, but also has experienced recent growing pains, as illustrated by the case of Terri Schiavo.