Dictionary Of Global Bioethics

December 26, 2020|
Dictionary Of Global Bioethics by Henk ten Have
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This Dictionary presents a broad range of topics relevant in present-day global bioethics. With more than 500 entries, this dictionary covers organizations working in the field of global bioethics, international documents concerning bioethics, personalities that have played a role in the development of global bioethics, as well as specific topics in the field.The book is not only useful for students and professionals in global health activities, but can also serve as a basic tool that explains relevant ethical notions and terms. 

The dictionary furthers the ideals of cosmopolitanism: solidarity, equality, respect for difference and concern with what human beings- and specifically patients - have in common, regardless of their backgrounds, hometowns, religions, gender, etc. Global problems such as pandemic diseases, disasters, lack of care and medication, homelessness and displacement call for global responses.This book demonstrates that a moral vision of global health is necessary and it helps to quickly understand the basic ideas of global bioethics.

AUTHOR BIOS: Henk ten Have  studied medicine and philosophy at Leiden Univer­sity, the Netherlands (MD 1976; PhD 1983). He worked as researcher (Pathology Laborato­ry, University of Leiden, as practicing physician in the Municipal Health Services (Rotterdam) before being appointed as Professor of Phil...
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Title:Dictionary Of Global BioethicsFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:10 X 7.01 X 0 inShipping dimensions:10 X 7.01 X 0 inPublished:December 26, 2020Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3030541606

ISBN - 13:9783030541606

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