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Title Engaging the world : the use of empirical research in bioethics and the regulation of biotechnology / edited by Søren Holm and Monique F. Jonas.
Imprint Amsterdam ; Burke, VA : IOS Press, [2004]

Series Biomedical and health research, 0929-6743 ; v. 58
Biomedical and health research ; v. 58. 0929-6743
Subject Medical ethics -- Research.
Bioethics -- Research.
Bioethical Issues.
Alt Name Holm, Søren, 1963-
Jonas, Monique F.
Description 1 online resource (viii, 157 pages) : illustrations.
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Title page; Preface; Contents; A Defence of Empirical Bioethics; Healthcare and the Habermasian Public Sphere; Putting Empirical Studies in their Place; Can There Be Moral Experts?; What should we do about it? Implications of the Empirical Evidence in Relation to Comprehension and Acceptability of Randomisation; Use and Abuse of Empirical Knowledge in Contemporary Bioethics: A Critical Analysis of Empirical Arguments Employed in the Controversy Surrounding Stem Cell Research; Carol Gilligan and her Different Voice.
Summary Holm (Institute of Medicine, Law, and Bioethics, University of Manchester, UK) and Jonas (Center for Social Ethics and Policy, University of Manchester) gather papers representing the work performed as part of the Empirical Methods in Bioethics project sponsored by the European Commission, DG-Research. The papers are mainly concerned with investiga.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 1417590211 (electronic bk.)
9781417590216 (electronic bk.)
1586034006 (Trade Cloth)
OCLC # 59281631
Additional Format Print version: Engaging the world. Amsterdam ; Burke, VA : IOS Press, ©2004 1586034006 (DLC) 2003116097 (OCoLC)55898417

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