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  • The Use of Force in Criminal Justice

    By Richard M. Hough

    The Use of Force in Criminal Justice addresses the how, why, and when of utilizing force against citizens in a democracy. This is the first true textbook on this topic, offering students and instructors a balanced, research-based approach to understanding the use of force in law enforcement, as…

    Paperback – 2018-05-09 

  • Child Sexual Abuse

    Moral Panic or State of Denial?

    By David Pilgrim

    Child sexual abuse is a major public policy challenge. Many child protection measures were beginning to reduce its occurrence. However, that progress was impeded by online grooming, the downloading of indecent images of children and even their abuse online in real time. This now places major…

    Paperback – 2018-02-14 

  • Reconfiguring Nature (2004)

    Issues and Debates in the New Genetics

    Edited by Peter Glasner

    Published in 2004, this collection will encourage and foster informed discussion of key issues as society comes to grips with the implications of genetic engineering, the mapping and sequencing of the human genome, and the advent of the post-genomic era. The contributors are prominent social…

    Hardback – 2018-02-01 

  • Marketisation, Ethics and Healthcare

    Policy, Practice and Moral Formation

    Edited by Therese Feiler, Joshua Hordern, Andrew Papanikitas

    How does the market in its various forms affect and redefine healthcare ethics? The marketisation of Western healthcare systems has now proceeded well into its fourth decade, yet the distinction between what is a market and what is not a market has become increasingly opaque amidst changing…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

  • Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice

    Edited by David Carr

    Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice is a pioneering collection of essays focused on the place of character and virtue in professional practice. Professional practices usually have codes of conduct designed to ensure good conduct; but while such codes may be necessary and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-24 

  • Intellectual Property, Medicine and Health

    2nd Edition

    By Johanna Gibson

    Intellectual Property, Medicine and Health examines critical issues and debates, including access to knowledge and medicinal products, human rights and development, innovations in life technologies and the possibility for ethical frameworks for intellectual property law and its application in…

    Hardback – 2017-12-04 
    Intellectual Property, Theory, Culture

  • Ethical Issues in the New Genetics

    Are Genes Us?

    By Michael Parker

    Edited by Brenda Almond

    This title was first published in 2003.Developments in genetic science are opening up new possibilities for human beings; both the creation and the shaping of human life are now possible in the laboratory. As these techniques develop, questions are increasingly asked about how far…

    Hardback – 2017-11-03
    Routledge Revivals

  • Medical Practice and Malpractice

    Edited by Harvey Teff

    This title was first published in 2001: This volume provides a selection of key periodical literature on issues of major concern in medical practice and malpractice. It also contains an introductory overview of this fast-developing field.…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31
    Routledge Revivals

  • Interests in Abortion

    A New Perspective on Foetal Potential and the Abortion Debate

    By Tracie Martin

    This title was first published 2000:  Ever since Michael Tooley published his article on "Abortion and Infanticide" in 1972, the abortion debate has revolved around questions such as: "What is a person?"; "What is it that gives persons the right to life?"; and "Is it wrong to kill potential…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31
    Routledge Revivals

  • European Neonatal Research

    Consent, Ethics Committees and Law

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31
    Routledge Revivals

  • Work Incentives and Welfare Provision

    The 'Pathological' Theory of Unemployment

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31
    Routledge Revivals

  • Rights and Resources

    Edited by Frances H. Miller

    This title was first published in 2003. The fulfilment of health care rights in a world where resources are scarce is a prominent issue. In this volume, Frances H. Miller introduces studies on a wide variety of aspects of this important yet complex process.…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31
    Routledge Revivals

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