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Medical ethics changing attitudes, 1900-2000 by Robert Snedden

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Published by Raintree Steck-Vaughn in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Medical ethics,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Bioethics

Book details:

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Surveys the most significant medical advances of the twentieth century and the ethical questions they have posed, presenting both sides of such issues as reproductive rights, organ transplants, euthanasia, and genetic engineering.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 61) and index.

StatementRobert Snedden
Series20th century issues
Classifications
LC ClassificationsR724 .S58 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24762289M
ISBN 100817258930
ISBN 109780817258931
LC Control Number99026790
OCLC/WorldCa41211417

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