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Ethics or Metaphysics?
Reading Brain Scans for Intention Identification:
A Tale of Two Anthropologies
From Biochemical Synapse to Bioethical Syntax
CLINICAL ETHICS DILEMMAS
Is It Permissible to Forgo Life-Saving Dialysis?
Ethics in the Emergency Department
Dispensing with Conscience: A History of Difference
The Necessity of Spiritual Care Towards the End of Life
A Concise History of Euthanasia: Life, Death, God and Medicine
ISBN 978-0742531116; 176 PAGES, PAPER $19.95
Reviewed by Stephen N. Williams, PhD, who has lectured and written on issues in medical ethics, including euthanasia, as Professor of Systematic Theology at Union Theological College, Belfast, NORTHERN IRELAND
Biotechnology and the Human Good
ISBN 978-1589011380, 210 PAGES, PAPER $24.95
Reviewed by Sharon F. Billon, MD, FAAD who is in the private practice of dermatology in Arroyo Grande, California, USA
Commitment and Responsibility in Nursing: A Faith-Based Approach
ISBN 978-0932914514; 184 PAGES, PAPER $16.00
Reviewed by Jack T. Hanford, MDiv, MA, ThD who is a professor of Biomedical Ethics at Ferris State University in Big Rapids, MI, USA
Ethics Consultation: From Theory to Practice
ISBN 978-0801871658; 241 PAGES, CLOTH, $45.
Reviewed by R. Henry Williams, MD, MA (Bioethics), FACP, who is in the private practice of internal medicine and serves on the ethics committee at Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga, TN, USA
Into the Jaws of Yama, Lord of Death: Buddhism, Bioethics, and Death
ISBN 978-0791468326; 270 PAGES, CLOTH $83.50, PAPER $27.95
Reviewed by Harold Netland, PhD, who is Professor of Philosophy of Religion and Intercultural Studies and the Naomi A. Fausch Chair of Missions at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Deerfield, Illinois, USA
Genetic Ties and the Family: the Impact of Paternity Testing on Parents and Children
ISBN 978-0801881930; 264 PAGES, CLOTH $ 50.00
Reviewed by Susan M. Haack, MD, MA (Bioethics), FACOG who a consultative gynecologist at Hess Memorial Hospital and Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston, Wisconsin, USA
Quality of Life and Human Difference
ISBN 0-521-83201-2; 273 PAGES, HARDCOVER, $70.00
Reviewed by Jeffrey G. Betcher, MD, FRCPC, MA (Bioethics), who practices anesthesiology and critical care medicine at the Regina Qu¬¼Appelle Health Region in Regina, Saskatchewan, CANADA.
Transforming Care: A Christian Vision of Nursing Practice
ISBN 0-808-2874-4; 211 PAGES, PAPER $18.00
Reviewed by Jack T. Hanford, MDiv, MA, ThD who is a professor of Biomedical Ethics at Ferris State University in Big Rapids, MI, USA.
Epidemiology and Culture
ISBN 978-0521790505 (cloth), 978-0521793896 (paper), 978-0511110009 (e-book); 228 PAGES, CLOTH $70.00, PAPER $27.99
Reviewed by Sharon A. Falkenheimer, MD (Aerospace Medicine), MPH, MA (Bioethics), who teaches at the International Academy of Aviation and Space Medicine, is a Fellow of the Aerospace Medical Association, and is a Fellow at the Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity