Login       My Wishlist
  My Cart
$0.00 / 0 items
 
Translate This Website
International Translation Network
 
International Access
Global Shipping Options Available
Home About Us News Our Blog Our Catalog My Cart My Account Track Shippment Contact Us
  Our Catalog   Business & Money   Business Culture

Contemporary Bioethics: A Reader with Cases


Huge Savings Item! Free Shipping Included! Save 19% on the Contemporary Bioethics: A Reader with Cases by Oxford University Press at Translate This Website. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Contemporary Bioethics: A Reader with Cases is the most cutting-edge bioethics anthology/casebook available. Incorporating introductions, readings,


Product Description

Contemporary Bioethics: A Reader with Cases is the most cutting-edge bioethics anthology/casebook available. Incorporating introductions, readings, and cases that span the breadth of the discipline, this exceptional volume captures the spirit of bioethics as a rich, exciting, and continuously evolving field. Addressing all of the essential topics--including abortion, reproductive ethics, end-of-life care, research ethics, and the allocation of resources--it also moves beyond the "classic" approach of other books by extending into timely and provocative issues like terrorism, cosmetic surgery, immigration, genetic manipulations, links between first- and third-world health, and--unique to this book--environmental sustainability and climate change. In addition, Contemporary Bioethics is the only book of its kind that includes both philosophical and religious perspectives.

The text opens with a substantial introduction that presents key ethical principles, theories, and methods and shows students how to use these tools to frame and address ethical dilemmas in medicine. Covering the brief yet captivating history of the field, the introduction also considers the role of religion in the development of bioethics and examines differences between secular and religious modes of argumentation. Each of the seven topical chapters contains an in-depth introduction, a selection of concise readings representing a diverse range of moral perspectives (including feminist, religious, secular, and third-world), discussion questions, and a collection of full-length and provocative case studies that enable students to further explore the issues.

Ideal for introductory courses in bioethics and biomedical ethics, Contemporary Bioethics is supplemented by a Instructor's Manual on CD and a Companion Website containing resources for both students and professors, including chapter summaries, additional cases with discussion questions, ideas for further reading, vocabulary flashcards, self-quizzes, and more.

Additional Information

Manufacturer:Oxford University Press
Publisher:Oxford University Press
Studio:Oxford University Press
EAN:9780195313826
Item Weight:2.45 pounds
Item Size:1.1 x 7.3 x 7.3 inches
Package Weight:2.55 pounds
Package Size:7.5 x 1.2 x 1.2 inches

Contemporary Bioethics: A Reader with Cases by Oxford University Press

Buy Now:
Contemporary Bioethics: A Reader with Cases

Brand: Oxford University Press
4.1 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
Condition: New
Lead Time: 1 - 2 Business Days
Availability: In Stock
$99.95
$81.87
You Save: 18%


Quantity:  

 


View More In Business Culture.

 


Have questions about this item, or would like to inquire about a custom or bulk order?


If you have any questions about this product by Oxford University Press, contact us by completing and submitting the form below. If you are looking for a specif part number, please include it with your message.

First Name:
Last Last:
Email Address:
Your Message:

Related Best Sellers


ean: 9781591586364, isbn: 1591586364,
The evolution of ethical standards for librarians parallels the development of librarianship as a profession. Our most important professional values have been tested and debated in the course of formulating and adopting our codes of ethics. This book...

ean: 9780838916230, isbn: 0838916236,
Frankly, it's not something we like to talk about. There is an unfortunate stigma to acknowledging workplace dysfunction, let alone trying to grapple with the problem. But negative behaviors such as incivility, toxicity, deviant behavior, workplace p...

mpn: 9780534637149, ean: 9780534637149, isbn: 0534637140,
Have you ever wondered exactly what ethical standards exist in the media? ETHICS IN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS: CASES AND CONTROVERSIES explains it all and shows you that there's a lot more to the story behind the scenes. Whether the issue is censorship, p...



Privacy Policy / Terms of Service
© 2018 - translateth.is. All Rights Reserved.