Author Schaller, Barry R., 1938-
Title Understanding bioethics and the law [electronic resource] : the promises and perils of the brave new world of biotechnology / Barry R. Schaller ; foreword by Todd Brewster
Imprint Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2008
book jacket
Descript xviii, 241 p. ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-229) and index
The context of bioethics, law, and society -- The legal landscape of human research litigation -- Better off dead? can judges be metaphysicians? -- Body parts : allocating organs -- Stem cells : promise and politics -- Boundaries at the end of life : the strange case of Terri Schiavo -- New frontiers
Link Original 0275999181
Subject Medical laws and legislation -- United States
Bioethics -- United States
Medical jurisprudence -- United States
Bioethical Issues -- legislation & jurisprudence -- United States
Ethics, Medical -- United States
Genetic Engineering -- legislation & jurisprudence -- United States
Jurisprudence -- United States