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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Culture, consent, and community

Michael Dunn and Tony Hope.

in Medical Ethics: A Very Short Introduction

November 2018; p ublished online November 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Moral Philosophy. 3346 words.

Cultural differences within and across societies can also challenge our assumptions and approaches to medical ethics and require us to reconsider our ethical obligations to individuals....

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Community, Public Health and Resource Allocation

Timothy M. Wilkinson.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2010; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 3516 words.

If ‘community’ is the answer, what is the problem? While questions undoubtedly arise in allocating resources to public health, such as ‘how much?’ and ‘to whom?’, we already have answers...

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Community-Based Planning and the New Public Health

John W Murphy and Berkeley Franz.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2017; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 5709 words.

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Social planners have begun to recognize that communities are an important resource for solving many problems. Understanding local norms and values is...

Working with Concepts: The Role of Community in International Collaborative Biomedical Research

V. M. Marsh, D. K. Kamuya, M. J. Parker and C. S. Molyneux.

in Public Health Ethics

April 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 8740 words.

The importance of communities in strengthening the ethics of international collaborative research is increasingly highlighted, but there has been much debate about the meaning of the term...

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Why Communities and Their Goods Matter: Illustrated with the Example of Biobanks

Heather Widdows and Sean Cordell.

in Public Health Ethics

April 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 8527 words.

It is now being recognized across the spectrum of bioethics, and particularly in genetics and population ethics, that to focus on the individual person, and thereby neglect communities and...

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Community, the Common Good, and Public Healthcare—Confucianism and its Relevance to Contemporary China

Ellen Zhang.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2010; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 5545 words.

Traditional Chinese culture, Confucianism, in particular, has a non-individualist conception of what it is to be human. It conceives of people fundamentally as members of social...

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Assuring Adequate Protections in International Health Research: A Principled Justification and Practical Recommendations for the Role of Community Oversight

David Buchanan, Sibusiso Sifunda, Nasheen Naidoo, Shamagonam James and Priscilla Reddy.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 7478 words.

The analysis presented here lays out the ethical warrants for requiring community oversight of health research conducted in international settings. It reviews the inadequacies with the...

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Governing Well in Community-Based Research: Lessons from Canada’s HIV Research Sector on Ethics, Publics and the Care of the Self

Adrian Guta, Stuart J Murray, Carol Strike, Sarah Flicker, Ross Upshur and Ted Myers.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2017; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 8984 words.

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In this paper, we extend Michel Foucault’s final works on the ‘care of the self’ to an empirical examination of research practice in community-based...

Exploring the Ethics of Long-Term Research Engagement With Communities in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Adnan A. Hyder, Carleigh B. Krubiner, Gerald Bloom and Abbas Bhuiya.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 5633 words.

Over the past few decades, there has been increasing attention focused on the ethics of health research, particularly in low- and middle-income countries. Despite the increasing focus on...

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Referral of Research Participants for Ancillary Care in Community-Based Public Health Intervention Research: A Guiding Framework

Maria W. Merritt, Joanne Katz, Ramin Mojtabai and Keith P. West.

in Public Health Ethics

April 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 9929 words.

Researchers conducting large community-based studies among underserved populations may collect data on health conditions that are little-acknowledged in the local setting, and for which...

The Concept of Community in Bioethics

David Hunter and Jacob Leveridge.

in Public Health Ethics

April 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 1241 words.

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C4. Privacy and Free Speech

Raymond Wacks.

in Privacy

January 2010; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Practical Ethics. 8124 words.

‘Privacy and free speech’ considers the difficulty of balancing the protection of private life with the freedom of expression. It examines the issue of public interest and looks at some of...

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Global Child Health Ethics: Testing the Limits of Moral Communities

Avram Ezra Denburg.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2010; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 12625 words.

This article attempts to map the broad ethical and legal contours of global child health realities. Its interest is in international duties to reduce disparities in the health of children....

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Obesity, Identity and Community: Leveraging Social Networks for Behavior Change in Public Health

Norah Mulvaney-Day and Catherine A. Womack.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2009; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 7360 words.

Obesity is a public health problem influenced by behavioral patterns that span an ecological spectrum of individual-level factors, social network factors and environmental factors. Both...

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Public Mental Health Ethics: Helping Improve Mental Health for Individuals and Communities

Diego S Silva, Cynthia Forlini and Carla Meurk.

in Public Health Ethics

July 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 2639 words.

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Long-Term Care

Rosalie A. Kane.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online June 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Developmental and Physical Disabilities Social Work; Practical Ethics. 3955 words.

Long-term care (LTC), also called long-term support services, refers to personal care and services for people of all ages who cannot perform daily activities unaided. This entry reviews...

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Meditation, Mindfulness, and Social Work

Sadye L. M. Logan.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online March 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Direct Practice and Clinical Social Work; Practical Ethics; Sociology of Religion. 8603 words.

Research has shown that social workers and other helping professionals can make use of the contemplative practices from religion and spiritual disciplines. These practices can be utilized...

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Consumer Rights

Donald M. Linhorst.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online June 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Practical Ethics; Social Policy and Advocacy; Social Justice and Human Rights. 2229 words.

Consumers of health and mental health services are afforded numerous legal rights. Broad categories of rights include self-determination, access to health information, protections for...

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Evidence-Informed Social Work Practice

S. J. Dodd and Andrea Savage.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online May 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Practical Ethics; Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice; Occupations, Professions, and Work. 9088 words.

Evidence-informed practice (EIP) is a model that incorporates best available research evidence; client’s needs, values, and preferences; practitioner wisdom; and theory into the clinical...

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Authoritative Settings and Involuntary Clients

Steven P. Segal.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online June 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Direct Practice and Clinical Social Work; Practical Ethics; Social Work Practice Settings. 3420 words.

Social workers are increasingly working in authoritative settings—that is, settings where they have the power to mandate conformity by the client to the normative and often legal...

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