Bioethics: Principles, Issues, and Cases, third Edition, (PDF) explores the philosophical, social, medical, and authorized features of key bioethical points. Opening with an in depth introduction to ethics, bioethics, and ethical reasoning, it then encompasses influential ethical theories and the factors for evaluating them. Incorporating eighty-9 readings–twelve of them new to this edition–several basic bioethical circumstances, and plentiful pedagogical instruments, this textual content addresses essentially the most controversial and provocative subjects in bioethics.
“Applying Major Theories” sections on the finish of each chapter assist college students relate theories to the problems
“Key Terms” are boxed off and boldfaced inside the textual content and then described in a glossary behind the ebook
“Classic Case Files” outline landmark circumstances that formed the talk, whereas information-making “Cases for Evaluation” inspire college students to type their very own opinions
Numerous textual content bins: “In-Depth” bins include extra materials, analyses or illustrations, a lot of it “ripped from the headlines”; “Fact File” bins supply statistics on the social, scientific and medical aspects of a chapter’s matter; and “Legal Brief” bins condense vital court docket rulings and the standing of main laws.
“This is the ebook ‘to beat’ for a general undergraduate course in medical ethics. Every chapter has a concise and engaging summary and the cases help produce good initial discussions.” — David Schwan, Bowling Green State University
“Bioethics strikes a good balance between real-life classic cases, ethical theory, and relevant policy documents. This makes it appropriate for students from a wide range of disciplines, from philosophy and public health to health sciences and medicine. I would recommend this ebook enthusiastically to all my colleagues who teach introductory bioethics courses. I would emphasize its comprehensiveness, its user-friendly format and resources, and its helpful balance between theory and applications, and between primary texts and case studies.” — Assya Pascalev, Howard University
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