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  • L'educazione alla bioetica in Europaby Paolo Girolami

    SEEd Srl 2008; US$ 3.95

    Il libro è il risultato del lavoro compiuto nell?ambito del progetto europeo ?Edubioethics? e prova come differenti sensibilità culturali in seno alla bioetica possano convivere e farsi portatrici di un?opera educativa di sapore universalistico. Al lettore viene così offerta una panoramica internazionale dei principali contenuti della bioetica e delle... more...

  • Medical Benefit and the Human Lotteryby Duff R. Waring

    Springer 2008; US$ 159.00

    Bioethicists, moral philosophers and social policy analysts have long debated about how we should decide who shall be saved with scarce, lifesaving resources when not all can be saved. It is often claimed that it is fairer to save younger persons and that age is an ethically relevant consideration in such tragic decisions. Medical benefit should be... more...

  • Contemporary Debates in Bioethicsby Arthur L. Caplan; Robert Arp

    Wiley 2013; US$ 39.95

    Contemporary Debates in Bioethics features a timely collection of highly readable, debate-style arguments contributed by many of today’s top bioethics scholars, focusing on core bioethical concerns of the twenty-first century. Written in an engaging, debate-style format for accessibility to non-specialists Features general introductions... more...

  • Medicine and Moral Philosophyby Marshall Cohen

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 40.00

    Responding to the increased public interest in the moral aspects of medical practice, this collection of essays focuses on questions of justice and injustice in the delivery and distribution of medical care and on problems concerning the rights of patients in their relationship to doctors, medical institutions, and government. Originally published... more...

  • Enhancing Human Capacitiesby Julian Savulescu; Ruud ter Meulen; Guy Kahane

    Wiley 2011; US$ 113.95

    Enhancing Human Capacities is the first to review the very latest scientific developments in human enhancement. It is unique in its examination of the ethical and policy implications of these technologies from a broad range of perspectives. Presents a rich range of perspectives on enhancement from world leading ethicists and scientists from Europe... more...

  • Health Care as a Social Goodby David M. Craig

    Georgetown University Press 2014; US$ 29.95

    David M. Craig traveled across the United States to assess health care access, delivery and finance in this country. He interviewed religious hospital administrators and interfaith activists, learning how they balance the values of economic efficiency and community accountability. He met with conservatives, liberals, and moderates, reviewing their... more...

  • Debates in Values-Based Practiceby Michael Loughlin

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 79.00

    Offers guidance on the current debate about the value and purpose of healthcare, helping readers to make rational, defensible decisions. more...

  • Schon Mensch oder noch nicht?by Johannes Seidel; Ethik (MKE) Münchner Kompetenz Zentrum

    Kohlhammer Verlag 2009; US$ 28.07

    Wann habe ich zu existieren begonnen? Mit der Geburt? Mit der "Empfängnis"? Oder noch davor? Wenige Fragen berühren unser Selbstverständnis so sehr wie diese. Diesen Fragen wird transdisziplinär theologisch-philosophisch-naturwissenschaftlich nachgegangen. Gezeigt wird, welcher Status dem Vorgeburtlichen in Geschichte und Gegenwart zugeschrieben... more...

  • Patientenselbstbestimmung und Selbstbestimmungsfähigkeitby Jochen Vollmann

    Kohlhammer Verlag 2008; US$ 36.71

    Der selbstbestimmte Wille des Patienten hat in der modernen Medizin eine zentrale ethische Bedeutung. Erkrankungen im Bereich der Psychiatrie, Neurologie, Geriatrie, aber auch der Kinderheilkunde sowie der Notfall- und Intensivmedizin können jedoch die Selbstbestimmungsfähigkeit des Kranken beeinträchtigen. In diesen Situationen besteht in der klinischen... more...

  • Klinische Ethikberatungby Andrea Dörries; Gerald Neitzke; Alfred Simon; Jochen Vollmann

    Kohlhammer Verlag 2010; US$ 37.79

    Dieses bereits in zweiter Auflage erscheinende Buch ist eine interdisziplinäre, praxisorientierte Einführung in die Tätigkeitsfelder Klinischer Ethikberatung und spiegelt die Erfahrungen der Autoren aus eigener Unterrichts- bzw. Beratungspraxis wider. Behandelt werden unter anderem medizinethische Grundlagen, verschiedene Modelle, Strategien zur Implementierung... more...