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Medical ethics in antiquity

philosophical perspectives on abortion and euthanasia

by Paul Carrick

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Published by D. Reidel, Sold and distributed in the U.S.A. and Canada by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Dordrecht, Boston, Hingham, MA, U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical ethics,
  • Medicine, Ancient,
  • Abortion -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Euthanasia -- Moral and ethical aspects

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Carrick.
    SeriesPhilosophy and medicine ;, v. 18
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR724 .C354 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 242 p. :
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3021689M
    ISBN 109027718253, 9027719152
    LC Control Number85001878

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Medical ethics in antiquity: philosophical perspectives on abortion and euthanasia. [Paul Carrick]. Human rights place a duty on the state and on healthcare providers to comply with minimum standards. Medical ethics place a duty on individual doctors to comply with parallel standards.

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