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作者 Luna, Florencia
書名 Bioethics and Vulnerability : A Latin American View
出版項 Amsterdam : Editions Rodopi, 2006
©2006
國際標準書號 9789401203388 (electronic bk.)
9789042020733
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (205 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
系列 Value Inquiry Book Series, 180 ; v.180
Value Inquiry Book Series, 180
附註 Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- ONE: Latin American Bioethics: Some Reflections -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Bioethics, Philosophy and Latin Americans -- 3. Latin American Problems -- TWO: Cases and Casuistry -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Principles in Latin America -- 3. Casuistry: Features of the Methodology -- 4. Functions of the Case -- 5. Interpretations of Casuistry -- 6. Conclusion -- THREE: Respect for Persons and the Illiterate -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Problem of Illiteracy -- 3. Paternalism and Competence -- 4. Interpretations of the Illiteracy Argument -- 5. Sociological Problems and Intolerance -- 6. Conclusion -- FOUR: Internal Reasons and Abortion -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Williams on Internal and External Reasons -- 3. External Reasons and Abortion -- 4. Internal Reasons and Abortion -- 5. Conclusion -- FIVE: To Procreate or not to Procreate? AIDS and Reproductive Rights -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Reproductive Rights -- 3. What are the Limits on Reproduction? -- 4. Who Makes The Moral Decision and How? -- 5. Decisions in the South -- SIX: Assisted Reproduction and Local Experiences: Women and Context in Latin America -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Disclosure and Embryos for Transfer -- 3. Limits and Their Criteria -- 4. "Mandates and Effective Practices -- 5. Double Moral Standards and Secondary Infertility -- 6. Embryos and Persons -- 7. A Problem of Reproductive Healthcare -- SEVEN: Social Science Research and Respect for Persons -- 1. Introduction -- 2. A Structural Problem -- 3. Information and Vulnerable Populations -- 4. Other Possible Justifications -- 5. Foreign Values? -- 6. Abuses in Biomedical Research -- 7. The Weight of Ethical Codes -- 8. The Social Sciences and Research -- EIGHT: AIDS, Research, and Acceptable Codes -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Ethical Questions at the Onset of AIDS
3. AIDS: The New Challenge of Globalization and Research -- 4. Conclusion -- NINE: Ongoing Controversies -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Context of the Controversy -- 3. Obligations During Research: The Placebo Debate -- 4. Arguments of a Scientific Nature -- 5. Social and Economic Arguments -- 6. Real Life Objections -- 7. Clarifications or Obscurities? -- 8. Post-Research Obligations -- 9. Insufficiently Considered Variables -- 10. Conclusion -- TEN: Corruption -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Ethical Problem -- 3. The Legal Problem -- 4. The Operational Problem -- 5. Changes in Current Research -- 6. The Phenomenon of Systemic Corruption -- 7. Possibilities of Corruption -- 8. Prevention Strategies -- 9. Closing Remarks -- Afterthoughts -- Notes -- Bibliography -- About the Author -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Z
This book presents some of the challenges bioethics in Latin America faces today. It considers them through the lenses of vulnerable populations, those incapable of protecting their own interests, such as the illiterate, women in societies disrespectful of their reproductive rights, and research subjects in contexts where resources are scarce
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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
鏈接 Print version: Luna, Florencia Bioethics and Vulnerability : A Latin American View Amsterdam : Editions Rodopi,c2006 9789042020733
主題 Bioethics.;Bioethics -- Latin America.;Biology -- Social aspects.;Biology -- Social aspects -- Latin America
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Alt Author Herissone-Kelly, Peter
Pakter, Laura
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