Bioethics and Disability PDF (Adobe DRM) download by Alicia Ouellette

Bioethics and Disability

Cambridge University Press
Publication date: April 2011
ISBN: 9781139118996
Digital Book format: PDF (Adobe DRM)

Buy PDF

List price:
$32.00
Our price:
$29.99

You save: $2.01 (6%)
GET THIS EBOOK
FOR FREE!
Join our Facebook sweepstake, share and
get 10 likes. Winners
get notified in 24H!
Bioethics and Disability provides tools for understanding the concerns, fears and biases that have convinced some people with disabilities that the health care setting is a dangerous place and some bioethicists that disability activists have nothing to offer bioethics. It wrestles with the charge that bioethics as a discipline devalues the lives of persons with disabilities, arguing that reconciling the competing concerns of the disability community and the autonomy-based approach of mainstream bioethics is not only possible, but essential for a bioethics committed to facilitating good medical decision making and promoting respect for all persons, regardless of ability. Through in-depth case studies involving newborns, children and adults with disabilities, it proposes a new model for medical decision making that is both sensitive to and sensible about the fact of disability in medical cases.
Please sign in to review this product.
Format:
Devices:
Bioethics and Disability PDF (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open PDF (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
2596 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Enabled. Limit of 20 selections within 30 days.
Printing:
Enabled. Limit of 5 pages within 30 days.
Recently Viewed Products