Law, Ethics and Professional Values Products

  • Religion, Law and Death

    A Source Book for Care of the Dying, 1st Edition

    By Peter Hutton, Ravi Mahajan, Allan Kellehear

    Although every person and family must be treated as unique in their social and ethno-religious context, few health and social care practitioners are able to know even the basic customs, values or preferences of all the major religions relevant to the care they provide. This practical guide…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Ends and Means in Policing

    1st Edition

    By John Kleinig

    Policing is a highly pragmatic occupation. It is designed to achieve the important social ends of peacekeeping and public safety, and is empowered to do so using means that are ordinarily seen as problematic; that is, the use of force, deception, and invasions of privacy, along with considerable…

    Hardback – 2019-03-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Policing

  • Business Ethics After the Global Financial Crisis

    Lessons from The Crash, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher Cowton, James Dempsey, Tom Sorell

    The global financial crisis (GFC) that began in 2007 concentrated attention on the morality of banking and financial activities. Just as mainstream businesses became increasingly defined by their financial performance, banks, it seemed, got themselves – and everyone else – into trouble through an…

    Hardback – 2019-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Business Ethics

  • Revival: Human Experimentation and Research (2003)

    1st Edition

    By George F. Tomossy, David N. Weisstub

    This title was first published in 2003: As new medical technologies and treatments develop with increasing momentum, the legal and ethical implications of research involving human participants are being called into question as never before. Human Experimentation and Research explores the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Revival: Your Life or Mine (2003)

    How Geoethics Can Resolve the Conflict Between Public and Private Interests in Xenotransplantation, 1st Edition

    By Martine Rothblatt

    This title was first published in 2003. Xenotransplantation - the transplantation of animal organs into humans - poses a fascinating moral dilemma. Should this ability to extend the lives of millions of older people be permitted given that it might trigger a new pandemic similar to AIDS? This study…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Work Incentives and Welfare Provision

    The 'Pathological' Theory of Unemployment, 1st Edition

    By Doris Schroeder

    This title was first published in 2000:  Over the past decade the welfare state has come under sustained attack not only from quarters which never approved of its policies, but also from political theorists who used to support it. With the collapse of communism, the policy of comprehensive…

    Paperback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge

  • Before Birth

    Understanding Prenatal Screening, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Ettorre

    This title was first published in 2001. Featuring contributions from the UK, Finland, The Netherlands and Greece, this unique book explores the ongoing tensions and important ethical, legal and social issues related to the development of prenatal screening and the growth of new genetic technologies.…

    Paperback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge

  • European Neonatal Research

    Consent, Ethics Committees and Law, 1st Edition

    Edited by Su Mason, Chris Megone

    This title was first published in 2001. An important book presenting the results of the European Union funded EURICON project in biomedical ethics. Involving experts in eleven countries, this project was motivated by European neonatal clinicians’ concerns about the problem of obtaining informed…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Integrating Health Humanities, Social Science, and Clinical Care

    A Guide to Self-Discovery, Compassion, and Well-being, 1st Edition

    By Anna-leila Williams

    The health humanities are widely understood as a way to cultivate perspective, compassion, empathy, professional identity, and self-reflection among health professional students. This innovative book links humanities themes, social science domains, and clinical practice to invite self-discovery and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-03
    Routledge

  • Care Ethics and Social Structures in Medicine

    1st Edition

    By Ruth E. Groenhout

    This book examines the central structures in medicine—medical knowledge, economics, technological innovation, and medical authority—from the perspective of an ethics of care. The author analyzes each of these structures in detail before considering the challenges they present to end of life care.…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Annals of Bioethics

  • Supporting compassionate healthcare practice

    Understanding the role of resilience, positivity and wellbeing, 1st Edition

    By Claire Chambers, Elaine Ryder

    The pursuit of excellent compassionate care should be at the heart of all practice. However, it can be challenging for practitioners to deliver this day after day in a context of tight budgets and targets, which can erode the passion with which they entered their professions. Supporting…

    Paperback – 2018-10-15
    Routledge

  • Global Patient Safety

    Law, Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Tingle, Clayton Ó Néill, Morgan Shimwell

    This book explores patient safety themes in developed, developing and transitioning countries. A foundation premise is the concept of ‘reverse innovation’ as mutual learning from the chapters challenges traditional assumptions about the construction and location of knowledge. This edited collection…

    Hardback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

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