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difference principle

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

The principle chosen by rational people from behind the veil of ignorance, in Rawls's A Theory of Justice. The principle requires that social benefits and burdens are allocated in such a...

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Keeping it Ethically Real

Dien Ho.

in The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy: A Forum for Bioethics and Philosophy of Medicine

August 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Bioethics; Public Policy. 6913 words.

Many clinical ethicists have argued that ethics expertise is impossible. Their skeptical argument usually rests on the assumptions that to be an ethics expert is to know the correct moral...

Freedom in Responsibility: A Response

Brent Waters.

in Christian bioethics: Non-Ecumenical Studies in Medical Morality

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Christian Life and Practice. 0 words.

This paper is a critical response to Elisabeth Gräb-Schmidt's article “Freedom in responsibility: On the relevance of ‘sin’ as hermeneutic guiding principle in bioethical decision making.“...

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Freedom in Responsibility: A Response

Brent Waters.

in Christian bioethics: Non-Ecumenical Studies in Medical Morality

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Christian Life and Practice; Medical Ethics. 0 words.

This paper is a critical response to Elisabeth Gräb-Schmidt's article “Freedom in responsibility: On the relevance of ‘sin’ as hermeneutic guiding principle in bioethical decision making.“...

Justice in Care—With Special Regard to Long-Term Care

Kai Ingolf Johannessen.

in Christian bioethics: Non-Ecumenical Studies in Medical Morality

August 2009; p ublished online July 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Christian Life and Practice. 8073 words.

In this article, the relevance of justice in care is discussed, with special regard to long-term care. After a short introduction laying out the conceptual framework of justice and care,...

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Habemus Papam

Mary Margaret Mooney.

in Christian bioethics: Non-Ecumenical Studies in Medical Morality

April 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Christian Life and Practice; Medical Ethics. 1298 words.

In this article, I reflect on the possible bioethical ramifications of Pope Francis’ leadership. The Pope received a lot of attention early on for his merciful and pastoral approach,...

Moral Consensus in Public Ethics: Patient Autonomy and Family Decisionmaking in the Work of One State Bioethics Commission

Ellen H. Moskowitz.

in The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy: A Forum for Bioethics and Philosophy of Medicine

April 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Bioethics; Public Policy. 0 words.

Focusing on the work of one bioethics commission, the New York State Task Force on Life and the Law, this article explores the role played by moral consensus in public ethics. Task Force...

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Do Healthcare Professionals have Different Views about Healthcare Rationing than College Students? A Mixed Methods Study in Portugal

Micaela Pinho, Ana Pinto Borges and Richard Cookson.

in Public Health Ethics

April 2018; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 6781 words.

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The main aim of this paper is to investigate the views of healthcare professionals in Portugal about healthcare rationing, and compare them with the...

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