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The Philosopher as Ethicist, The Ethicist as Storyteller

  • Arthur W. FrankEmail author
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Part of the Philosophy and Medicine book series (PHME, volume 997)

Abstract

What is he doing there? This question animates most of Dick Zaner’s bioethics essays. His presence in the hospital baffles people, and not the least charm of Zaner’s writing is that he shares their bafflement.

Keywords

Moral Agent Ethic Consultation Original Emphasis Therapeutic Abortion Applied Philosophy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SociologyUniversity of CalgaryCalgaryCanada

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