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Ethical Issues in Modern Medicine: Contemporary Readings in Bioethics, 7th Edition

 
 
 
 
Ethical Issues in Modern Medicine: Contemporary Readings in Bioethics, 7th Edition
Author: Bonnie Steinbock - Alex John London - John D. Arra
ISBN 13: 9780073407357
ISBN 10: 73407356
Edition: 7th
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
Publication Date: 2008-01-25
Format: Paperback
Pages: 800
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This comprehensive anthology represents the key issues and problems in the field of biomedical ethics through the most up-to-date readings and case studies available. Each of the book's seven parts is prefaced with helpful introductions that raise important questions and skillfully contextualize the positions and main points of the articles that follow. This seventh edition updates and expands parts throughout the text, including the discussions of conflicting roles and responsibilities for medical professionals and justice in health care. A new Part Seven entitled "Emerging Technologies and Perennial Issues," which explores the issues of behavioral genetics and human enhancements.