Ethics & Medicine : Volume 34:2 Summer 2018

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Person-to-Person Medicine
C. Ben Mitchell, PhD

GREY MATTERS
Ethical Implications of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for Personal Identity
William P. Cheshire, Jr., MD

CLINICAL ETHICS DILEMMA
Our Sister’s Keeper?
Helen O. Williams, MD; F.D. Yates, Jr., MD, MA(Bioethics)

PRIME : Partnerships in International Medical Education: An Oral History of the Development of an International Network in Whole Person Medicine and Whole Person Teaching
Sharon A. “Shari” Falkenheimer, MD, MA (Bioethics), MPH PhD

Can Euthanasia be Classified as a Medically Beneficial Treatment?
Nathan Gamble, MA

The Dilemma of Prenatal Screening
Megan Best, MD, PhD, MAAE

BOOK REVIEWS

Reconsidering Intellectual Disability : L’Arche, Medical Ethics, and Christian Friendship
Jason Reimer Greig, Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2015.
ISBN  978-1828182433; 304 PAGES, PAPER. $32.95
Reviewed by Jeffrey G. Betcher, MD, FRCPC, MA(Bioethics), who is clinical assistant professor at the College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan and is Department Head and Medical Director of Critical Care at the Regina Qu’Appelle Health Region in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.

Renewing Moral Theology: Christian Ethics as Action, Character, and Grace
Daniel A. Westberg, Downers Grove:  IVP Academic, 2015.
ISBN  978-0-838-2408-1. 281 PAGES, PAPER. $25.00.
Reviewed by Todd T. W. Daly, PhD (Theological Ethics), Associate Professor of Theology and Ethics at Urbana Theological  Seminary and Associate Fellow of the Center for Bioethics and Culture. He also serves on the Ethics Committee Carle Hospital in Champaign, IL, USA.

The Image of God, Personhood and the Embryo
Calum MacKellar, Londond. SCM Press, 2017.
ISBN  9780334 055211. 270 PAGES, PAPER. $56.00.
Reviewed by Agneta Sutton, PhD, Lecturer at Heythrop College in the University of London, UK.

 

 

 

 

 

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