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  • Paradoxes in Nurses’ Identity, Culture and Image

    The Shadow Side of Nursing, 1st Edition

    By Margaret McAllister, Donna Lee Brien

    This book examines some of the more disturbing representations of nurses in popular culture, to understand nursing’s complex identities, challenges and future directions. It critically analyses disquieting representations of nurses who don’t care, who kill, who inspire fear or who do not comply…

    Hardback – 2020-02-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

  • Individual Liberty and Medical Control

    1st Edition

    By Heta Häyry

    Published in 1998, this book addresses the moral, social and political problems emerging from the practice of healing and caring, biomedical research and the provision of health care services. The primary aim of many professional bioethicists is, of late, to solve as efficiently as possible, the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Reproducing Narrative

    Gender, Reproduction and Law, 1st Edition

    By Michael Thomson

    First published in 1998, Reproducing Narrative sets out to interrogate a number of medico-legal reproductive discourses. Recognizing that these dialogues are heavily imprecated in broader social, political and economic discourses it is contended that responses to reproductive issues are influenced…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Ethics Codes in Medicine

    Foundations and Achievements of Codification Since 1947, 1st Edition

    By Ulrich Tröhler, Stella Reiter-Theil, Eckhard Herych

    First published in 1998, this volume considers the Nuremberg Code in light of new ethical grey areas which have become evident due to recent scientific advancements, particularly the questions of DNA and cloning. The contributors reflect in 26 articles on the impact of the Code, events which…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Philosophy of Mathematics and Natural Laws

    Another Copernican Revolution, 1st Edition

    By Noel Curran

    First published in 1997, this title is a sequel to Dr Noel Curran's first book The Logical Universe: The Real Universe (published by Ashgate under the Avebury imprint, 1994). The philosophy of mathematics in this book is based on ideas of Sir William Rowan Hamilton on the ordinal character of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Intersections: Women on Law, Medicine and Technology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kerry Petersen

    First published in 1997, this volume explores how we live in a society which is developing beyond human experience and comprehension – fast. Advances in technology and medicine are profoundly affecting the manner of human living from the beginning through to the end of life. These advances present…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Using the Bodies of the Dead

    Legal, Ethical and Organisational Dimensions of Organ Transplantation, 1st Edition

    By Nora Machado

    First published in 1998, this unique, timely book applies sociological concepts and analysis to the study of organ transplantation and related medical phenomena. It provides comparisons between differing transplantation systems and examines the ethical issues of organ transplantation, organ…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Social Management of Genetic Engineering

    1st Edition

    By Peter Wheale, René von Schomberg

    First published in 1998, this volume why and how genetic engineering has emerged as the technology most likely to change our lives, for better or worse, in the opening century of the third millennium. Over twenty international experts, including moral philosophers and social scientists, describe…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • A Question of Choice

    Bioethical Reflections on a Spiritual Response to the Technological Imperative, 1st Edition

    By Pamela McGrath

    First published in 1997, this book contributes to our understanding of the way our society responds to issues of death and dying. The trans-disciplinary research which informs this discussion is situated in the disciplines of bioethics and palliative care. Postmodern notions of discourse and power…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Mental Basis of Responsibility

    1st Edition

    By Walter Glannon

    This title was first published in 2002: This book is an analysis of the ways in which mental states ground attributions of responsibility to persons. Particular features of the book include: attention to the agent’s epistemic capacity for beliefs about the foreseeable consequences of actions and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Reconfiguring Nature (2004)

    Issues and Debates in the New Genetics, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge International Handbook of Nurse Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Dyson, Margaret McAllister

    While vast numbers of nurses across the globe contribute in all areas of healthcare delivery from primary care, to acute and long term care in community settings, there are significant differences in how they are educated, as well as the precise nature of their practice. This comprehensive Handbook…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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