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Philosophy : medical ethics / by Klugman, Craig M.,1969-editor.; Gale (Firm);
Includes bibliographical references and index.chapter 1. Primer on ethical theories in medical ethics / Rebecca Feinberg, Craig M. Klugman -- chapter 2. Reproductive technologies / L. Syd M. Johnson -- chapter 3. A conversation on the ethics of abortion / Bertha Alvarez Manninen -- chapter 4. Genetic testing : ethical, legal, and social issues / Cheryl J. Erwin -- chapter 5. Genetic interventions : therapy and enhancement / Keisha Ray -- chapter 6. Neuroethics / Karen S. Rommelfanger, Julia Marshall, Paul Root Wolpe -- chapter 7. Perparing for the end of life / Nicole M. Tolwin, Craig M. Klugman -- chapter 8. Physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia : death as treatment? / Lois Snyder Sulmasy -- chapter 9. Truth and deception in health care / Julija Kelecevic, Andrea Frolic -- chapter 10. Confidentiality / Robert S. Olick -- chapter 11. Consent / Stephen S. Hanson -- chapter 12. Conflicts of interest / Howard Brody -- chapter 13. Clinical ethics consultation / D. Micah Hester -- chapter 14. Organ transplants / Aviva M. Goldberg -- chapter 15. Modern research ethics / Sean Philpott-Jones -- chapter 16. Public health ethics / Daniel Goldberg.This book addresses the themes of ethics across the life span, ethical issues in health and medical professionalism, and bioethics in social justice. The focus moves from the individual patient-provider relationship to those of the greater community.Description based on print version record.
Subjects: Medical ethics.;
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Basic writings of Nietzsche / by Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm,1844-1900.; Kaufmann, Walter Arnold.;
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.The birth of tragedy -- Seventy-five aphorisms from five volumes -- Beyond good and evil -- On the genealogy of morals -- The case of Wagner -- Ecce Homo.Six works selected from Nietzsche's writings, including "The Birth of Tragedy," "Beyond Good and Evil," and "On the Genealogy of Morals" reflect the philosopher's critique of Western morality and insights into Christianity and art.
Subjects: Philosophy.;
© 2000., Modern Library,
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Philosophy : environmental ethics / by Schmidtz, David,editor.; Gale (Firm);
Includes bibliographical references and index.The relationship between humans and nature / Douglas MacLean -- Climate change and geoengineering / Lauren Hartzell-Nichols -- Populations and the environment / Norva Y.S. Lo, Andrew Brennan -- Novel ecosystems and adapting nature conservation / Allen Thompson -- Extinction, intervention, and resurrection / Benjamin Hale -- Animal ethics / Clare Palmer -- Two views of animals in environmental ethics / Gary Comstock -- Commodifying wildlife / Michael 't Sas-Rolfes -- Ecological justice / David Schmidtz -- Turning adversaries into allies : conciliation in environmental politics / Dan C. Shahar -- The tonic of wildness : Henry David Thoreau's environmental ethics / Philip Cafaro -- Defending aesthetic protectionism / Ned Hettinger.This volume is composed of twelve chapters covering such topics as population, novel ecoysystem, geoengineering, climate change, animal ethics, conciliation, and extinction. The use of film, literature, art, case studies, and other disciplines or situations/events provide illustrations of human experiences which work as gateways to questions philosophers try to address.Description based on print version record.
Subjects: Environmental ethics; Human ecology.; Philosophy of nature.;
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Philosophy : mind / by McLaughlin, Brian P.,editor.; Gale Group.;
Includes bibliographical references and index.part one. The mind-body problem : The self / Barry Dainton ; Dualism / Paul Audi ; Panpsychism, panprotopsychism, and neutral monism / Donovan Wishon ; Functionalism / Robert Van Gulick ; Physicalism / D. Gene Witmer -- part two. Consciousness and mental content : Consciousness / Janet Levi ; Mental content / Karen Neander -- part 3. Mental abilities and capacities : Mental causation / David Robb ; Free will / Joseph Corabi ; Perception / Nico Orlandi ; Memory / Kourken Michaelian ; Emotions / Richard Dub ; Dreaming / Ben Springett ; Cognitive phenomenology / Michelle Montague ; Animal minds / Hans-Johann Glock -- part four. Philosophical issues in the scientific study of mind : The computational theory of mind / Gualtiero Piccinini ; The philosophy of artificial intelligence / Eric Dietrich ; Embedded, embodied, extended, and enactive cognition : a Copernican revolution in psychology? / Kenneth Aizawa.This book covers such philosophical topics as the self, free will, consciousness, perception, memory, emotions, and artificial intelligence. The use of film, literature, art, case studies, and other disciplines or situations/events provide illustrations of human experiences which work as gateways to questions philosophers try to address.Description based on print version record.
Subjects: Philosophy of mind.; Philosophy.;
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The essential Kierkegaard / by Kierkegaard, Søren,1813-1855.; Hong, Howard V.(Howard Vincent),1912-2010.; Hong, Edna H.(Edna Hatlestad),1913-2007.;
Includes bibliographical references (pages 495-506) and index.Early journal entries -- From the papers of one still living -- The concept of irony, with continual reference to Socrates -- Either/or, a fragment of life, I -- Either/or, a fragment of life, II -- Four upbuilding discourses -- Fear and trembling -- Repetition -- Philosophical fragments, or a fragment of philosophy -- Johannes Climacus, or De omnibus dubitandum est -- The concept of anxiety -- Prefaces -- Three discourses on imagined occasions -- Stages on life's way -- Concluding unscientific postscript of Philosophical fragments -- "The activity of a traveling esthetician and how he still happened to pay for the dinner" -- Two ages: the age of revolution and the present age. A literary review -- Upbuilding discourses in various spirits -- Works of love -- Christian discourses -- The lily in the field and the bird of the air -- Two ethical-religious essays -- The sickness unto death -- Practice in Christianity -- Two discourses at the communion on Fridays -- For self-examination (first series) -- Judge for yourself! For self-examination, second series -- The book on Adler -- Fœdrelandet articles and the moment -- On my work as an author and the point of view for my work as an author -- The changelessness of God.An anthology containing substantial excerpts from the Danish philosopher's major works.
Subjects: Philosophy.;
© 2000., Princeton University Press,
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Classics of philosophy / by Pojman, Louis P.; Vaughn, Lewis.;
Includes bibliographical references.
Subjects: Philosophy.;
© 2011., Oxford University Press,
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The philosophy of John Dewey / by Dewey, John,1859-1952.; McDermott, John J.(John Joseph),1932-;
Bibliography: p. xxxvii-xl.The structure of experience.--The lived experience.
Subjects: Philosophy.;
© 1981., University of Chicago Press,
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Ancient philosophy / by Kenny, Anthony,1931-;
Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-330) and index.1. Beginnings : from Pythagoras to Plato -- 2. Schools of thought : from Aristotle to Augustine -- 3. How to argue : logic -- 4. Knowledge and its limits : epistemology -- 5. How things happen : physics -- 6. What there is : metaphysics -- 7. Soul and mind -- 8. How to live : ethics -- 9. God -- Chronology.
Subjects: Philosophy, Ancient.;
© 2006., Clarendon Press ; Oxford University Press,
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Great dialogues of Plato : complete text of The republic, The apology, Crito, Phaedo, Ion, Meno, Symposium / by Plato.; Rouse, W. H. D.(William Henry Denham),1863-1950.; Santirocco, Matthew S.,1950-;
Ion -- Meno (Menon) -- Symposium (The banquet) -- The republic -- The apology (The defence of Socrates) -- Crito (Criton) -- Phaedo (Phaidon) -- The Greek alphabet -- Pronouncing index.A translation of the complete texts of "The Republic," "The Apology," "Crito," "Phaido," "Ion," "Meno," and "Symposium" reveals the genius of Plato as he struggled with education, justice, the "philosopher king," and utopian visions of society.
Subjects: Philosophy, Ancient.;
© 2008, c1956., Signet Classic,
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Action in perception / by NoeÌ, Alva.;
Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-268) and index.The enactive approach to perception: an introduction -- Pictures in mind -- enacting content -- colors enacted -- Perspective in content -- Thought in experience -- Brain in mind: a conclusion.
Subjects: Perception (Philosophy); Act (Philosophy);
© c2004., MIT Press,
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