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Title Bioethics with liberty and justice : themes in the work of Joseph M. Boyle / edited by Christopher Tollefsen
Published Dordrecht [Netherlands] ; New York [N.Y.] : Springer Science+Business Media, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 261 pages)
Series Philosophy and medicine, 0376-7418 ; v. 110
Catholic studies in bioethics
Philosophy and medicine ; v. 110
Philosophy and medicine. Catholic studies in bioethics.
Contents Part I, The substantial identity thesis. 1. Why abortion is seriously wrong : two views / Donald Marquis -- 2. Substantial identity, rational nature, and the right to life / Patrick Lee -- Part II, Moral and legal issues at the beginning and ending of life. 3. Embryo ethics : justice and nascent human life / Robert P. George -- 4. Compassion and the personalism of American jurisprudence : bioethical entailments / R. Mary Hayden Lemmons -- 5. The significance of the ultimate end for the feeding of PVS patients : a reply to Kevin O'Rourke / Peter F. Ryan -- Part III, Double effects and bioethics. 6. Praeter intentionem in Aquinas and issues in bioethics / E. Christian Brugger -- 7. The action-omission and double effect distinctions / Timothy Chappell -- Part IV, Bioethics and the natural law : challenges. 8. Global bioethics and natural law / Ana S. Iltis -- 9. Guided autonomy and good friend physicians / Janet Smith -- Part V, The right to health care. 10. Social justice, charity and tax evasion : a critical inquiry / Mark J. Cherry -- 11. Natural law, property, and welfare rights / Andrew Lustig -- 12. Health care technology and justice / Germain Grisez -- Part VI, Boyle responds. 13. An appreciative response / Joseph M. Boyle
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Boyle, Joseph M., 1942-
Bioethics.
Medical ethics.
Right to life.
Bioethics.
Catholicism.
Ethicists.
Ethics, Medical.
Social Justice.
Form Electronic book
Author Tollefsen, Christopher, editor
LC no. 2013444121
ISBN 9048197902
9048197910 (electronic bk.)
9789048197903
9789048197910 (electronic bk.)