Bruce Jennings Bioethics: 6 Volume Set

ISBN 13: 9780028662053

Bioethics: 6 Volume Set

0 valoración promedio
( 0 valoraciones por GoodReads )
 
9780028662053: Bioethics: 6 Volume Set
From the Publisher:

Is denying a patient medical care ever justified? Should patents on living organisms be permitted? When does "consciousness" begin in human being? Are there circumstances under which people should be sterilized? Questions such as these and others are the basis of assignments, debate topics, and life and death decisions people face everyday. They are aspects of a broad and dynamic field called Bioethics. Bioethics is the where ethics--right and wrong--intersect with biology, medicine, biotechnology, politics, law, religion and philosophy. It encompasses issues of profound importance to students, faculty and laypersons. Yet balanced, objective information--free from business, political or religious agendas--is hard to come by. The encyclopedia used a basic conceptual framework involving 3 clear steps to explore, understand, and address key issues and questions; these are Identifying applicable moral principles, ideals, or standards; Assessing current practice or behavior in light of principles; And suggesting policies or procedures to bring practice into line with principles. With its initial publication in 1978, Bioethics became the first reference to focus solely on a then burgeoning field, in effect helping to define the discipline. Both the first and second (1995) editions won the Dartmouth Medal, and the set remains the standard reference on bioethics for teachers, students, and those in related fields of health care, philosophy, environmentalism, law, and religious studies. The fourth edition offers hundreds of revisions or addenda to entries from previous editions as well as over 100 new or rewritten entries on topics such as key cases in bioethics, the human biome, genetically modified foods, emergency preparedness and response, social justice, sustainability, chemical warfare and torture, among many others. Revised articles will explain the events as well as legislation changes of the past decade. The work is also being expanded to include views of nations and cultures other than the United States on such issues as abortion, medical triage, social responsibility, access to health care, stem cell research, etc. In nearly 500 entries averaging 4000 words, key concepts and issues in bioethics are explained. Many subjects--such as abortion, animal rights, genetic testing--are discussed in terms of various perspectives: religious, ethical, policy/law, etc. Entries will have bibliographies and cross references to other articles; also included will be tables/charts/graphs, a topical outline, an annotated bibliography, an annotated list of legal cases, an annotated filmography, and an index."

From the Publisher:

With its initial publication in 1978, Bioethics became the first reference to focus solely on a then burgeoning field, in effect helping to define the discipline. Both the first and second (1995) editions won the Dartmouth Medal, and the set remains the standard reference on bioethics for teachers, students, and those in related fields of health care, philosophy, environmentalism, law, and religious studies. The fourth edition offers hundreds of revisions or addenda to entries from previous editions as well as over 100 new or rewritten entries on topics such as key cases in bioethics, the human biome, genetically modified foods, emergency preparedness and response, social justice, sustainability, chemical warfare and torture, among many others. Revised articles will explain the events as well as legislation changes of the past decade. The work is also being expanded to include views of nations and cultures other than the United States on such issues as abortion, medical triage, social responsibility, access to health care, stem cell research, etc. In nearly 500 entries averaging 4000 words, key concepts and issues in bioethics are explained. Many subjects--such as abortion, animal rights, genetic testing--are discussed in terms of various perspectives: religious, ethical, policy/law, etc. Entries will have bibliographies and cross references to other articles; also included will be tables/charts/graphs, a topical outline, an annotated bibliography, an annotated list of legal cases, an annotated filmography, and an index. "

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Comprar nuevo Ver libro
EUR 1.155,13

Convertir moneda

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America

Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Añadir al carrito

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Bruce Jennings
Editorial: Cengage Learning, Inc, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 0028662059 ISBN 13: 9780028662053
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Cengage Learning, Inc, United States, 2014. Hardback. Estado de conservación: New. 4th annotated edition. 528 x 353 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Is denying a patient medical care ever justified? Should patents on living organisms be permitted? When does consciousness begin in human being? Are there circumstances under which people should be sterilized? Questions such as these and others are the basis of assignments, debate topics, and life and death decisions people face everyday. They are aspects of a broad and dynamic field called Bioethics. Bioethics is the where ethics right and wrong intersect with biology, medicine, biotechnology, politics, law, religion and philosophy. It encompasses issues of profound importance to students, faculty and laypersons. Yet balanced, objective information free from business, political or religious agendas is hard to come by. The encyclopedia used a basic conceptual framework involving 3 clear steps to explore, understand, and address key issues and questions; these are Identifying applicable moral principles, ideals, or standards; Assessing current practice or behavior in light of principles; And suggesting policies or procedures to bring practice into line with principles. With its initial publication in 1978, Bioethics became the first reference to focus solely on a then burgeoning field, in effect helping to define the discipline. Both the first and second (1995) editions won the Dartmouth Medal, and the set remains the standard reference on bioethics for teachers, students, and those in related fields of health care, philosophy, environmentalism, law, and religious studies. The fourth edition offers hundreds of revisions or addenda to entries from previous editions as well as over 100 new or rewritten entries on topics such as key cases in bioethics, the human biome, genetically modified foods, emergency preparedness and response, social justice, sustainability, chemical warfare and torture, among many others. Revised articles will explain the events as well as legislation changes of the past decade. The work is also being expanded to include views of nations and cultures other than the United States on such issues as abortion, medical triage, social responsibility, access to health care, stem cell research, etc. In nearly 500 entries averaging 4000 words, key concepts and issues in bioethics are explained. Many subjects--such as abortion, animal rights, genetic testing--are discussed in terms of various perspectives: religious, ethical, policy/law, etc. Entries will have bibliographies and cross references to other articles; also included will be tables/charts/graphs, a topical outline, an annotated bibliography, an annotated list of legal cases, an annotated filmography, and an index. Nº de ref. de la librería AAS9780028662053

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 1.155,13
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Bruce Jennings
Editorial: Cengage Learning, Inc 2014-05-12, Belmont, CA (2014)
ISBN 10: 0028662059 ISBN 13: 9780028662053
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Cengage Learning, Inc 2014-05-12, Belmont, CA, 2014. hardback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780028662053

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 1.238,04
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 5,11
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Bruce Jennings
Editorial: Cengage Learning, Inc, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 0028662059 ISBN 13: 9780028662053
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Cengage Learning, Inc, United States, 2014. Hardback. Estado de conservación: New. 4th annotated edition. 528 x 353 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Is denying a patient medical care ever justified? Should patents on living organisms be permitted? When does consciousness begin in human being? Are there circumstances under which people should be sterilized? Questions such as these and others are the basis of assignments, debate topics, and life and death decisions people face everyday. They are aspects of a broad and dynamic field called Bioethics. Bioethics is the where ethics right and wrong intersect with biology, medicine, biotechnology, politics, law, religion and philosophy. It encompasses issues of profound importance to students, faculty and laypersons. Yet balanced, objective information free from business, political or religious agendas is hard to come by. The encyclopedia used a basic conceptual framework involving 3 clear steps to explore, understand, and address key issues and questions; these are Identifying applicable moral principles, ideals, or standards; Assessing current practice or behavior in light of principles; And suggesting policies or procedures to bring practice into line with principles. With its initial publication in 1978, Bioethics became the first reference to focus solely on a then burgeoning field, in effect helping to define the discipline. Both the first and second (1995) editions won the Dartmouth Medal, and the set remains the standard reference on bioethics for teachers, students, and those in related fields of health care, philosophy, environmentalism, law, and religious studies. The fourth edition offers hundreds of revisions or addenda to entries from previous editions as well as over 100 new or rewritten entries on topics such as key cases in bioethics, the human biome, genetically modified foods, emergency preparedness and response, social justice, sustainability, chemical warfare and torture, among many others. Revised articles will explain the events as well as legislation changes of the past decade. The work is also being expanded to include views of nations and cultures other than the United States on such issues as abortion, medical triage, social responsibility, access to health care, stem cell research, etc. In nearly 500 entries averaging 4000 words, key concepts and issues in bioethics are explained. Many subjects--such as abortion, animal rights, genetic testing--are discussed in terms of various perspectives: religious, ethical, policy/law, etc. Entries will have bibliographies and cross references to other articles; also included will be tables/charts/graphs, a topical outline, an annotated bibliography, an annotated list of legal cases, an annotated filmography, and an index. Nº de ref. de la librería AAS9780028662053

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 1.298,82
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Bruce Jennings
Editorial: Macmillan (2014)
ISBN 10: 0028662059 ISBN 13: 9780028662053
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Macmillan, 2014. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería INGM9780028662053

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 1.311,56
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,76
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Bruce Jennings
Editorial: Macmillan (2014)
ISBN 10: 0028662059 ISBN 13: 9780028662053
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Macmillan, 2014. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0028662059

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 1.363,13
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Bruce Jennings
Editorial: Macmillan Library Reference (2014)
ISBN 10: 0028662059 ISBN 13: 9780028662053
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 2
Librería
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Macmillan Library Reference, 2014. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Brand New. 4th edition. 3535 pages. 18.00x12.50x5.75 inches. In Stock. Nº de ref. de la librería z-0028662059

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 1.406,53
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 6,81
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Bruce Jennings
ISBN 10: 0028662059 ISBN 13: 9780028662053
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
AussieBookSeller
(SILVERWATER, NSW, Australia)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. 4th. 310mm x 147mm x 460mm. Hardcover. Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 3000 pages. 10.047. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780028662053

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 1.409,78
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 26,41
De Australia a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Bruce Jennings
Editorial: Gale Cengage Learning (2014)
ISBN 10: 0028662059 ISBN 13: 9780028662053
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
English-Book-Service Mannheim
(Mannheim, Alemania)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Gale Cengage Learning, 2014. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería TB9780028662053

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 1.480,84
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 5,00
De Alemania a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Bruce Jennings
Editorial: Macmillan (2014)
ISBN 10: 0028662059 ISBN 13: 9780028662053
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
Book Deals
(Lewiston, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Macmillan, 2014. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: With its initial publication in 1978, Bioethics became the first reference to focus solely on a then burgeoning field, in effect helping to define the discipline. Both the first and second (1995) editions won the Dartmouth Medal, and the set remains the standard reference on bioethics for teachers, students, and those in related fields of health care, philosophy, environmentalism, law, and religious studies. The fourth edition offers hundreds of revisions or addenda to entries from previous editions as well as over 100 new or rewritten entries on topics such as key cases in bioethics, the human biome, genetically modified foods, emergency preparedness and response, social justice, sustainability, chemical warfare and torture, among many others. Revised articles will explain the events as well as legislation changes of the past decade. The work is also being expanded to include views of nations and cultures other than the United States on such issues as abortion, medical triage, social responsibility, access to health care, stem cell research, etc. In nearly 500 entries averaging 4000 words, key concepts and issues in bioethics are explained. Many subjects--such as abortion, animal rights, genetic testing--are discussed in terms of various perspectives: religious, ethical, policy/law, etc. Entries will have bibliographies and cross references to other articles; also included will be tables/charts/graphs, a topical outline, an annotated bibliography, an annotated list of legal cases, an annotated filmography, and an index. ". Nº de ref. de la librería ABE_book_new_0028662059

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 1.579,88
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Bruce Jennings
Editorial: Gale / Cengage Learning (2014)
ISBN 10: 0028662059 ISBN 13: 9780028662053
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
Media Mall
(Fyshwick, ACT, Australia)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Gale / Cengage Learning, 2014. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. 4. 31.75 x 45.72 cm. Our orders are sent from our warehouse locally or directly from our international distributors to allow us to offer you the best possible price and delivery time. Book. Nº de ref. de la librería MM-21525123

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 1.936,00
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 11,22
De Australia a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío