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The Resource Bioethics around the globe, edited by Catherine Myser

Bioethics around the globe, edited by Catherine Myser

Label
Bioethics around the globe
Title
Bioethics around the globe
Statement of responsibility
edited by Catherine Myser
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contemporary bioethics, now roughly 40 years old as a discipline, originated in the United States with a primarily Anglo-American cultural ethos. It continues to be professionalized and institutionalized as a maturing discipline at the intersections of philosophy, medicine, law, social sciences, and humanities. Increasingly bioethics - along with its foundational values, concepts and principals - has been exported to other countries, not only in the developed West, but also in developing and/or Eastern countries. Bioethics thus continues to undergo intriguing transformations as it is globalize
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
174/.957
Index
index present
LC call number
QH332
LC item number
.B51718 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WB 60
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Myser, Catherine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bioethics
  • Bioethics
  • Globalization
  • Internationality
  • Developing Countries
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Bioethics
  • Globalization
  • Developing countries
Label
Bioethics around the globe, edited by Catherine Myser
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bioethics as missionary work : the export of Western ethics to developing countries / Raymond De Vries & Leslie Rott -- Facing up to the hard problems : Western bioethics in the Eastern land of India / Subrata Chattopadhyay -- Capacity building in developing world bioethics : perspectives on biomedicine and biomedical ethics in contemporary Sri Lanka / Robert Simpson -- French bioethics : the rhetoric of universality and the ethics of medical responsibility / Kristina Orfali -- The social forms and functions of bioethics in the United Kingdom / Richard E. Ashcroft & Mary Dixon-Woods -- Bioethics between two worlds : the politics of ethics in Central Europe / Bruce Jennings -- Bioethics in Chile and the need for Latin American bioethics / Miguel Kottow & Moises Russo -- Bioethics in Costa Rica : origins and challenges / Fred Gifford & Ana Rodriguez -- The social functions of bioethics in South Africa / Anton Van Niekerk & Solomon Benatar -- Toward an African Ubuntu/Umunthu bioethics in Malawi in the context of globalization / Joseph Mfutso-Bengo & Francis Masiye -- Reflections on bioethics in China : interactions between bioethics and society / Qiu Ren Zong -- The dominion of bioethics : nationalism and Canadian bioethics / Andrea Frolic & Michael D. Coughlin & Bernard Keating -- Negotiating Islamic identity in Egypt through bioethics : contesting 'the West' and Saudi Arabia / Thomas Eich & Bjorn Bentlage -- Bioethics in Australia : on politics, power, and the rise of the Christian right / Rob Irvine & Ian Kerridge & Paul Komesaroff -- Bioethics in the United States : contested terrain for competing visions of American liberalism / Bruce Jennings & Jonathan Moreno
Control code
721986021
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiv, 294 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190267476
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)721986021
Label
Bioethics around the globe, edited by Catherine Myser
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bioethics as missionary work : the export of Western ethics to developing countries / Raymond De Vries & Leslie Rott -- Facing up to the hard problems : Western bioethics in the Eastern land of India / Subrata Chattopadhyay -- Capacity building in developing world bioethics : perspectives on biomedicine and biomedical ethics in contemporary Sri Lanka / Robert Simpson -- French bioethics : the rhetoric of universality and the ethics of medical responsibility / Kristina Orfali -- The social forms and functions of bioethics in the United Kingdom / Richard E. Ashcroft & Mary Dixon-Woods -- Bioethics between two worlds : the politics of ethics in Central Europe / Bruce Jennings -- Bioethics in Chile and the need for Latin American bioethics / Miguel Kottow & Moises Russo -- Bioethics in Costa Rica : origins and challenges / Fred Gifford & Ana Rodriguez -- The social functions of bioethics in South Africa / Anton Van Niekerk & Solomon Benatar -- Toward an African Ubuntu/Umunthu bioethics in Malawi in the context of globalization / Joseph Mfutso-Bengo & Francis Masiye -- Reflections on bioethics in China : interactions between bioethics and society / Qiu Ren Zong -- The dominion of bioethics : nationalism and Canadian bioethics / Andrea Frolic & Michael D. Coughlin & Bernard Keating -- Negotiating Islamic identity in Egypt through bioethics : contesting 'the West' and Saudi Arabia / Thomas Eich & Bjorn Bentlage -- Bioethics in Australia : on politics, power, and the rise of the Christian right / Rob Irvine & Ian Kerridge & Paul Komesaroff -- Bioethics in the United States : contested terrain for competing visions of American liberalism / Bruce Jennings & Jonathan Moreno
Control code
721986021
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiv, 294 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190267476
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)721986021

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