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The Resource African American Bioethics : Culture, Race, and Identity

African American Bioethics : Culture, Race, and Identity

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African American Bioethics : Culture, Race, and Identity
Title
African American Bioethics
Title remainder
Culture, Race, and Identity
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Do people of differing ethnicities, cultures, and races view medicine and bioethics differently? And, if they do, should they? Are doctors and researchers taking environmental perspectives into account when dealing with patients? If so, is it done effectively and properly? In African American Bioethics, Lawrence J. Prograis Jr. and Edmund D. Pellegrino bring together medical practitioners, researchers, and theorists to assess one fundamental question: Is there a distinctive African American bioethics? The book's contributors resoundingly answer yesyet their responses vary. They discuss the co
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Prograis, Lawrence J
Dewey number
174.2
Index
index present
LC call number
R724
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2007 G-961
  • WB 60
NLM item number
S989a 2007
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Pellegrino, Edmund D
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  • Medical ethics
  • African American philosophy
  • Health services accessibility
  • African Americans
  • Bioethical Issues
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • MEDICAL
  • African American philosophy
  • Health services accessibility
  • Medical ethics
  • United States
Label
African American Bioethics : Culture, Race, and Identity
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Culture and Bioethics:Where Ethics and Mores Meet; Chapter 1 Revisiting African American Perspectives on Biomedical Ethics: Distinctiveness and Other Questions; Chapter 2 The Moral Weight of Culture in Ethics; Chapter 3 Whitewashing Black Health: Lies, Deceptions, Assumptions, and Assertionsand the Disparities Continue; Chapter 4 Race, Equity, Health Policy, and the African American Community; Chapter 5 Religion and Ethical Decision Making in the African American Community: Bioterrorism and the Black Postal Workers
  • Chapter 6 Personal Narrative and an African American Perspective on Medical EthicsChapter 7 Does an African American Perspective Alter Clinical Ethical Decision Making at the Bedside?; Chapter 8 Race, Genetics, and Ethics; Afterword: An African American's Internal Perspective on Biomedical Ethics; Contributors; Index
Control code
646788668
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435627529
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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22573/ctt2n53nd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646788668
Label
African American Bioethics : Culture, Race, and Identity
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Culture and Bioethics:Where Ethics and Mores Meet; Chapter 1 Revisiting African American Perspectives on Biomedical Ethics: Distinctiveness and Other Questions; Chapter 2 The Moral Weight of Culture in Ethics; Chapter 3 Whitewashing Black Health: Lies, Deceptions, Assumptions, and Assertionsand the Disparities Continue; Chapter 4 Race, Equity, Health Policy, and the African American Community; Chapter 5 Religion and Ethical Decision Making in the African American Community: Bioterrorism and the Black Postal Workers
  • Chapter 6 Personal Narrative and an African American Perspective on Medical EthicsChapter 7 Does an African American Perspective Alter Clinical Ethical Decision Making at the Bedside?; Chapter 8 Race, Genetics, and Ethics; Afterword: An African American's Internal Perspective on Biomedical Ethics; Contributors; Index
Control code
646788668
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435627529
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2n53nd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646788668

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