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- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 45.95
In The Limits and Lies of Human Genetic Research , Jonathan Kaplan weighs in on the controversial subject of the roles genes play in determining aspects of physical and behavioral human variation. Limits and Lies makes the case that neither the information we have on genes, nor on the environment, is sufficient to explain the complex variations... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 134.95
Medical confidentiality has long been recognised as a core element of medical ethics, with areas currently under debate including the use of patient-identifiable data in research, information sharing across public services, and the implications of advances in genetics. Bringing fresh insights to oft-cited cases and demonstrating a better understanding... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 76.00
Examines the theoretical and practical implications of using criminal law as a tool for protecting public health. more...
- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 34.25
HauptbeschreibungWozu philosophieren? Wie lässt sich das philosophische Potenzial jedes Menschen entwickeln und in Therapie, Beratung, Coaching und Organisationsentwicklung nutzen? Dieses Buch knüpft an »Staunen, Humor, Mut und Skepsis. Philosophische Kompetenzen für Therapie, Beratung und Organisationsentwicklung« an. Im Fokus stehen das lösungsdienliche... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2013; US$ 40.99
Contemporary debates over issues as wide-ranging as the protection of wildernesses and endangered species, the spread of genetically modified organisms, the emergence of synthetic biology, and the advance of human enhancement, all of which seem to spin into deeper and more baffling questions with every change in the news cycle, often circle back to... more...
- Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2013; US$ 24.95
Ethical scandals are more and more in the public spotlight, and now millions of leaders and employees are required by law to undergo ethics training. In this book, the leading authority in the country on this topic provides practical tools to help readers sharpen their ethical sense, respond more intelligently to ethical issues, avoid ethical quagmires,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95
The book aims to establish a critical dialogue between sports ethicists and bioethicists across the range of sporting disciplines at elite level. It will address questions such as: are the increasingly intrusive testing methods of elite sports compatible with the right to autonomy and privacy granted to patients in general medicine? could there... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00
Genetic screening technologies involving pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) raise particular issues about selective reproduction and the welfare of the child to be born. How does selection impact on the identity of the child who is born? Are children who are selected for a particular purpose harmed or treated as commodities? How far should the... more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 149.00
The first IVF conceived birth in 1978 resulted in a significant growth of third party reproductive options which continue to raise ethical, legal, and psychological questions. Third party reproduction procedures can involve as many as five people: sperm donor, egg donor, gestational carrier, and intended parents. Third-Party Reproduction: A Comprehensive... more...