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  • Contemporary Issues in Bioethics
    Contemporary Issues in Bioethics
    Edited by Peter A. Clark
    ISBN 978-953-51-0169-7,
    Edited Volume
    162 pages, March, 2012
    The main strength of this book is the international exchange of ideas that will not only highlight many of these crucial bioethical issues but will strengthen the discipline of bioethics both nationally and globally. A critical exchange of ideas allo ...
  • Bioethics in the 21st Century
    Bioethics in the 21st Century
    Edited by Abraham Rudnick
    ISBN 978-953-307-270-8,
    Edited Volume
    164 pages, November, 2011
    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
    Edited by Brunetto Chiarelli
    ISBN 978-953-307-537-2,
    Edited Volume
    160 pages, November, 2011
    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
    Edited by Josef Kuře
    ISBN 978-953-307-260-9,
    Edited Volume
    262 pages, September, 2011
    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 ...