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In Morals and Medicine a leading Protestant theologian comes to grips with the problems of conscience raised by new advances in medical science and technology. They arise as issues at the start or making of a life, in preserving its health, and in facing its death. They are the problems of Everyman: some are new problems of conscience, such as artificial insemination; some are old problems in new dimensions, such as euthanasia.
Modern medicine provides such a high degree of control over health and vital processes that men must inevitably shoulder the burden of intelligent decision, and shoulder it as rationally as possible. Thus far, only Roman Catholic moralists have worked out a coherent ethics of medical care. Morals and Medicine is a new and independent analysis of the morals of life and death, striking out along the line of the values of personality rather than of mere physiological life itself. It offers a modern and at the same time Christian concept of right and wrong for all who are involved: the patient, the doctor and nurse, the pastor, and the family and friends.
Originally published in 1979.
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Lingua: Text: English (translation)
Titolo: Morals and Medicine: The Moral Problems of ...
Casa editrice: Princeton University Press
Data di pubblicazione: 1954
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro Princeton Univ Pr, 1979. Condizione libro: Poor. This book has soft covers. Ex-library, With usual stamps and markings, In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. Codice libro della libreria 4210363
Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, 1980. Condizione libro: Good. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In good all round condition. No dust jacket. Codice libro della libreria 5704164
Descrizione libro Princeton Univ Pr, 1963. Condizione libro: Fair. N/A. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Codice libro della libreria GRP14189028
Descrizione libro Princeton Univ Pr, 1979. Paperback. Condizione libro: Used: Acceptable. Codice libro della libreria SONG0691072345
Descrizione libro Condizione libro: Acceptable. Book Condition: Acceptable. Codice libro della libreria 97806910723405.0
Descrizione libro Condizione libro: Good. Book Condition: Good. Codice libro della libreria 97806910723404.0
Descrizione libro Princeton University Press,, Princeton:, 1980. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Translated from the Italian, with foreword and notes, by Creighton Gilbert. Edited, with biographical introduction, by Robert N. Linscott. First edition thus. Very good or better in burgundy cloth. No dust jacket. Codice libro della libreria 69479
Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, 1954. Paperback. Condizione libro: Good. Good condition, some are ex-library and can have markings. Codice libro della libreria GD-039-54-2153602
Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, 1954. Paperback. Condizione libro: Very Good. Very good. Codice libro della libreria HH-039-54-2153602
Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, 1954. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 691072345