TITLE

The birth of bioethics

AUTHOR(S)
Jonsen, Albert R.
PUB. DATE
November 1993
SOURCE
Hastings Center Report;Nov/Dec93, Vol. 23 Issue 6, pS1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the conference `The Birth of Bioethics,' on September 23-24, 1992 held in University of Washington, Seattle. Celebration of the thirtieth anniversary of the publication of the article `They Decide Who Lives, Who Dies,' in Life magazine; Bioethics as moral philosophy; Issues on bioethics; Bioethics and the Hippocratic Oath; History of the concept of bioethics; Institutionalization of bioethics.
ACCESSION #
9406220073

 

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