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Casuistry in a Pluralistic Society

  • Stephen S. HansonEmail author
Chapter
Part of the Philosophy and Medicine book series (PHME, volume 103)

Abstract

The medieval practice of casuistry , the practice of case-based reasoning by analogy to similar cases, has been revived as another means of addressing moral conflicts in medical cases.

Keywords

Medical Ethic Moral Theory Clinical Ethic Paradigm Case Moral Claim 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyUniversity of LouisvilleLouisvilleUSA

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