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  • Bioethics in the 21st Century
    Bioethics in the 21st Century
    Editor Abraham Rudnick
    ISBN 978-953-307-270-8
    164 pages, November, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 18421 times.
    Bioethics is primarily an applied ethics of health related issues. It is considered an important guide for health care and its discourses and practices. Health related technology, such as information technology, is changing rapidly. Bioethics should ...
  • Global Bioethics - Perspective for Human Survival
    Global Bioethics - Perspective for Human Survival
    Editor Brunetto Chiarelli
    ISBN 978-953-307-537-2
    160 pages, November, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 12350 times.
    Two new factor have been added to the ideological change in the second half of the past century: the “ecological impact” of humankind on the environment due to the population increase; and the “ innovative impact of science, first with atomic ...
  • Euthanasia - The "Good Death" Controversy in Humans and Animals
    Euthanasia - The
    Editor Josef Kuře
    ISBN 978-953-307-260-9
    262 pages, September, 2011
    All chapters downloaded 36290 times.
    No one really wants to die, or do they? From classical times to our post-modern era of medical high tech, societies have struggled with the thorny issue of euthanasia, and what it entails. Who shall be entitled to a "good death" and in what form shal ...