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Associated Title(s): Developing World Bioethics
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Living to the Bitter End? A Personalist Approach to Euthanasia in Persons with Severe Dementia
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International Association of Bioethics 10th World Congress
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Clinical Ethics Support Services: Theory, method and practise
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End-of-Life Decision-Making in Canada
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International Perspectives on the Baby Trade
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Futures for Bioethics?
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Advance Directives from a Cross-Cultural Perspective
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Developing World Bioethics
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Developing World Bioethics provides long needed case studies, teaching materials, news in brief, and legal backgrounds to bioethics scholars and students in developing and developed countries alike.
Read 2010 Highlights from Developing World Bioethics for free:
Conscientious Objection in Developing Countries
Ethical Problems in Conducting Research in Acute Epidemics: The Pfizer Meningitis Study in Nigeria as an Illustration
Emmanuel R. Ezeome, Christian Simon
Global Health Ethics for Students
Andrew D. Pinto, Ross E.G. Upshur
Fair Trade International Surrogacy