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The Resource Justice for older people, by Harry Lesser

Justice for older people, by Harry Lesser

Label
Justice for older people
Title
Justice for older people
Statement of responsibility
by Harry Lesser
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book demonstrates, using philosophy as well as factual material, why the way older people are currently treated is often unjust and fails to respect their dignity. It also suggests many ways in which this could be improved."--Back cover
Member of
Cataloging source
SUF
Dewey number
305.26
Index
index present
LC call number
HV1451
LC item number
.J87 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lesser, Harry
Series statement
Value inquiry book series
Series volume
v. 245
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Aging
  • Older people
Label
Justice for older people, by Harry Lesser
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The present situation: diagnosis and treatment / Harry Lesser -- Older people, care, dignity, and human rights / Peter Crome -- Age, dignity, and social policy / Andrew Edgar -- Dangers and dilemmas surrounding the consumption of anti-ageing medicine / Beatriz Cardona -- Loneliness in older patients / Harry Lesser -- The effect of ageing on autonomy / Caroline Dunn -- Autonomy for older patients in bedside medicine: observations from a developing nation / Ashish Goel, Wilma Wilson, and Ab Dey -- Intervention without patient consent / Harry Lesser -- Is a gray world desirable? / Simona Giordano -- Personal development in old age / John Hostler -- The global distribution of healthcare resources in the twenty-first century / Robin Attfield -- The rival claims of children and adults to healthcare resources: is there a need for greater coherence in our view? / Margaret Harris -- Setting limits fairly: a critique of some of Daniel Callahan's views / Michael Rivlin -- Social injustice: distributive egalitarianism, the complete-life view, and age discrimination / Richard Wagland -- A fair innings or a complete life: another attempt at an egalitarian justification of ageism / richard Wagland -- Triage and older patients / Harry Lesser -- Justice, guidelines, and virtues / Julian C. Hughes
Control code
786335825
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 211 pages
Isbn
9789042034907
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011278685
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)786335825
Label
Justice for older people, by Harry Lesser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The present situation: diagnosis and treatment / Harry Lesser -- Older people, care, dignity, and human rights / Peter Crome -- Age, dignity, and social policy / Andrew Edgar -- Dangers and dilemmas surrounding the consumption of anti-ageing medicine / Beatriz Cardona -- Loneliness in older patients / Harry Lesser -- The effect of ageing on autonomy / Caroline Dunn -- Autonomy for older patients in bedside medicine: observations from a developing nation / Ashish Goel, Wilma Wilson, and Ab Dey -- Intervention without patient consent / Harry Lesser -- Is a gray world desirable? / Simona Giordano -- Personal development in old age / John Hostler -- The global distribution of healthcare resources in the twenty-first century / Robin Attfield -- The rival claims of children and adults to healthcare resources: is there a need for greater coherence in our view? / Margaret Harris -- Setting limits fairly: a critique of some of Daniel Callahan's views / Michael Rivlin -- Social injustice: distributive egalitarianism, the complete-life view, and age discrimination / Richard Wagland -- A fair innings or a complete life: another attempt at an egalitarian justification of ageism / richard Wagland -- Triage and older patients / Harry Lesser -- Justice, guidelines, and virtues / Julian C. Hughes
Control code
786335825
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 211 pages
Isbn
9789042034907
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011278685
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)786335825

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