Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-24
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Henk A. M. J. ten Have, Bert Gordijn
      Pages 3-18
    3. Diego Gracia
      Pages 19-34
    4. Henk A. M. J. ten Have, Bert Gordijn
      Pages 35-42
  3. Principles of Global Bioethics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Roberto Andorno
      Pages 45-57
    3. Donald Evans
      Pages 59-73
    4. O. Carter Snead, Kelli Mulder-Westrate
      Pages 75-83
    5. Eugenijus Gefenas, E. Tuzaite
      Pages 85-103
    6. Sheila A. M. McLean
      Pages 105-117
    7. Jean F. Martin
      Pages 119-137
    8. Nouzha Guessous
      Pages 139-151
    9. Volnei Garrafa
      Pages 169-186
    10. Stefano Semplici
      Pages 187-201
    11. Doris Schroeder
      Pages 203-223
  4. Cultural Perspectives

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 251-251
    2. Jude M. Mathooko, Julius K. Kipkemboi
      Pages 253-268

About this book

Introduction

As the first of its kind, this handbook presents state-of-the-art information and analysis concerning the state of affairs in bioethics in around 40 countries.

The country reports point out the most important discussions as well as the emerging topics in the field. Readers can orientate themselves quickly with regard to the various relevant issues, institutional structures and expertise available in these countries.

The authorship of this reference work is truly global as it involves contributions from the best authors with innate knowledge of the bioethics situation in these countries.

Keywords

Ethics Global bioethics Globalization Medical ethics Research ethics

Editors and affiliations

  • Henk A.M.J. ten Have
    • 1
  • Bert Gordijn
    • 2
  1. 1.PittsburghUSA
  2. 2.Dublin City UniversityDublin 9Ireland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-2512-6
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Humanities, Social Sciences and Law
  • Print ISBN 978-94-007-2511-9
  • Online ISBN 978-94-007-2512-6
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