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Author Gunning, Jennifer
Title Ethics, Law and Society : Volume III
Imprint Abingdon : Taylor & Francis Group, 2007
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Descript 1 online resource (334 pages)
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Series Ethics, Law and Society ; v.3
Ethics, Law and Society
Note Cover -- Contents -- List of Figures and Tables -- List of Contributors -- Acknowledgements -- List of Abbreviations -- INTRODUCTION -- 1 Introduction -- PART I: BIOETHICS -- 2 On Waving the Embryos Banner: Embryonic Stem Cell Research and Moral Reasoning in Recent Reports from the USA, the Netherlands and France -- 3 Bioethics, Procedural Ethics, and Misrepresentation in the Stem Cell Debate -- 4 Ethical, Legal and Social Issues Related to Cell Therapy -- 5 Boy or Girl: Should Parents be Allowed to Choose the Sex of Their Children? -- 6 Bad Science Equals Poor, Not Necessarily Bad, Ethics -- PART II: ETHICS AND SOCIETY -- 7 Dignity and Older Europeans -- 8 Guidelines for Embryo Donation for Reproductive Purposes in New Zealand: A Child/Family Approach -- 9 Assisted Reproduction and the Welfare of the Child -- 10 Body Immortal -- 11 Masculinity, Reproductivity and Law -- 12 Being Natural: An Exploration of the Natural in the Writings of Hans Christian Andersen -- PART III: BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL ETHICS -- 13 Genes for Sale: Ethical Reflections on Donors' Proprietary Rights in Human Genetic Derivatives -- 14 4x4 Cars and the City: What are the Limits of Vehicle Manufacturer Responsibility? -- 15 From 'Jim Crow' to 'John Doe': Reparations, Corporate Liability and the Limits of Private Law -- 16 A Crisis of Professional Self-regulation: The Example of the Solicitors' Profession -- PART IV: COMMENTARIES -- 17 The National DNA Database: Why No Public Debate? -- 18 Can the Cell Nuclear Replacement Technique be Used to Overcome Genetic Disease? -- 19 The Human Condition and the Pursuit of Perfection in Human Reproduction -- 20 Drug Testing and the Use of Healthy Volunteers -- 21 The Assisted Dying Bill: 'Death Tourism' and European Law -- 22 Could Do Better? Hegemony and Freedom in Cyberspace
23 Treatment in Time of Sudden Infectious Pandemic: The Need for a Proactive, Practical, Proportionate, Prophylactic Ethical Response to the Threat of Pandemic Influenza -- 24 Toy Stories, Horror Stories and Fairy Tales -- 25 Herceptin in the Adjuvant Treatment of Breast Cancer -- 26 End of Life Decision-making: The Implications of the Court of Appeal Decision in Burke v General Medical Council -- 27 Does Nanotechnology Require a New 'Nanoethics'? -- 28 Medically Assisted Procreation in Italy: The Referendum and the Roman Catholic Church -- 29 From Fridge Mountains to Food Mountains? Tackling the UK Food Waste Problem -- 30 A Gain for Autonomy and Reproductive Choice: The Issue of 'Saviour Siblings' Resolved -- 31 Human Rights and Gypsies: It is Time for a Rethink -- 32 Forgetting to be Nice: The National Institute for Clinical Excellence's Preliminary Recommendations Concerning Drugs for the Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
This volume brings together selected papers commissioned and published by the Cardiff Centre for Ethics, Law & Society. It includes contributions from a group of international experts along with a selection of short opinion pieces written in response to specific ethical issues
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Gunning, Jennifer Ethics, Law and Society : Volume III Abingdon : Taylor & Francis Group,c2007 9780754671800
Subject Applied ethics.;Civilization.;Law
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Alt Author Holm, Professor Soren
Gunning, Dr Jennifer
Holm, Professor Soren
Kenway, Mr Ian
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