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Abortion Stirs Up Controversy in Hungary
Responsibility, Alcoholism, and Liver Transplantation
Many believe that it is morally wrong to give lower priority for a liver transplant to alcoholics with end-stage liver disease than to patients whose disease is not alcohol-related. Presumably, alcoholism is a disease that ...
Distanced Perspectives: AIDS, Anencephaly, and AHP
US court decisions guaranteeing life-sustaining care to anencephalic infants have been viewed with disfavor, and sometimes disbelief, by some ethicists who do not believe in the necessity of life-sustaining support for those ...
An Anthropological Exploration of Contemporary Bioethics: The Varieties of Common Sense
Patients and physicians can inhabit distinctive social worlds where they are guided by diverse understandings of moral practice. Despite the contemporary presence of multiple moral traditions, religious communities and ethnic ...