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Medicine and moral philosophy /

edited by Marshall Cohen, Thomas Nagel, and Thomas Scanlon ; contributors, Kenneth J. Arrow ... [et al.].

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Names: Cohen, Marshall. | Nagel, Thomas, | Scanlon, Thomas. | Arrow, Kenneth Joseph,
Published: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1981.
Series: Philosophy & public affairs reader.
Topics: Medical ethics. | Ethics, Medical - Collected Works. | Éthique médicale. | Medische ethiek.
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Part I : Conceptual issues -- On the distinction between disease and illness / Christopher Boorse -- Human being : the boundaries of the concept / Lawrence C. Becker -- Brain death and personal identity / Michael B. Green & Daniel Wikler -- Part II : Health and social policy -- Health-care needs and distributive justice / Norman Daniels -- Medical progress and national health care / Loren E. Lomasky -- Gifts and exchanges / Kenneth J. Arrow -- Altrusim and commerce / Peter Singer -- The recombinant DNA debate / Stephen P. Stich -- An alternative policy for obtaining cadaver organs for transplantation / James L Muyskens -- Part III : Medical paternalism -- Paternalistic behavior / Bernard Gert & Charles M. Culver -- Medical paternalism / Allen Buchanan -- The contractual argument for witholding medical information / Donald Vandeveer -- Part IV : Euthanasia -- Voluntary euthansia and the inalienable right to life / Joel Feinberg -- Euthanasia / Philippa Foot.

Table of Contents for: Medicine and moral philosophy