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  • Medical Ethics, Prediction, and Prognosis

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives

    Edited by Mariacarla Gadebusch Bondio, Francesco Sporing, John-Stewart Gordon

    Recent scientific developments, in particular advances in pharmacogenetics and molecular genetics, have given rise to numerous predictive procedures for detecting predispositions to diseases in patients. This knowledge, however, does not necessarily promise benign results for either patients or…

    Hardback – 2017-04-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Annals of Bioethics

  • Human Rights and Disability

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives

    Edited by John-Stewart Gordon, Johann-Christian Põder, Holger Burckhart

    The formerly established medically-based idea of disability, with its charity-based approach to treatment and services, is being replaced by a human rights-based approach in which people with impairments are no longer considered medical problems, totally dependent on the beneficence of non-impaired…

    Hardback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge

  • Clinical Ethics Consultation

    Theories and Methods, Implementation, Evaluation

    By John-Stewart Gordon

    Edited by Jan Schildmann

    This volume brings together researchers from different European countries and disciplines who are involved in Clinical Ethics Consultation (CEC). The work provides an analysis of the theories and methods underlying CEC as well a discussion of practical issues regarding the implementation and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Global Ethics and Moral Responsibility

    Hans Jonas and his Critics

    Edited by John-Stewart Gordon, Holger Burckhart

    The philosophy of Hans Jonas was widely influential in the late twentieth century, warning of the potential dangers of technological progress and its negative effect on humanity and nature. Jonas advocated greater moral responsibility and taking this as a starting point, this volume explores…

    Hardback – 2014-03-20
    Routledge

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