Essays Tagged: "Bioethics"

"Let People Decide Their own Fate: Free Market Bioethics" Discusses the benefits of allowing people (not government) to make their own decisions regarding cloning and bioengineering.

The issue of biotechnology is one of the most fiercely debated of all current issues. Bioethics is complex because both sides have such strong arguments. On one hand biotechnology is the ...

(3 pages) 136 0 3.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Morality and Ethics and Computers

If warned, does that makethe practice okay? According to Kenneth Goodman, director of the Forum for Bioethicsand Philosophy at the University of Miami, who teaches courses in computer ethics,'There's ...

(6 pages) 453 3 1.9 May/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Morality, ethics and Computers

If warned, does that makethe practice okay? According to Kenneth Goodman, director of the Forum for Bioethicsand Philosophy at the University of Miami, who teaches courses in computer ethics,'There's ...

(6 pages) 176 0 3.0 May/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science


(2 pages) 66 0 2.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology


some things should be edited, teacher loved it, very special outlook, must work on citing properlyBIOETHICSProgress in the pharmacological, medical and biological sciences involves experimentation o ... nd, to review the problems raised by experimentation on animals. To show some different examples of bioethics. Third, to show the biblical view of the matter. Finally, to bring the reader to his or he ...

(7 pages) 156 0 4.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

David Suzuki's book "From Naked Apes to Superspecies", which deals with environmental issues.

mental movement. Although the environment is the central theme, the book also bridges into areas of bioethics, globalization, consumerism and social/environmental activism. The book also covers the mo ... guage, which most people would be able to comprehend. Even some of the more complex issues, such as bioethics, are expertly explained with much simplicity and conciseness without losing its core meani ...

(3 pages) 57 0 2.6 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

10 Bioethical Topics.

Bioethics: What are the issues? 1.If I were a doctor who was asked by a child?s parents to prescrib ... tell them anything about the drug I would not do it. I would decide not to give the drug because my bioethics would not let me. I believe that the patient must know what the drug is supposed to do and ...

(7 pages) 54 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Affirmative Debate Case Arguing, Resolved: As a general principle, individuals have an obligation to value the common good above their own interests.

ed to the interests of others." It is because I agree with this quote by Peter Singer, Professor of Bioethics, Princeton University, that I must stand in firm affirmation of today's resolution:Resolve ...

(4 pages) 35 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The Ethics of Euthanasia

Bioethics is the study of moral issues in the fields of medical treatment and research. The idea of ... icated the ethical issues of medical practice and research. Some of the major issues concerned with bioethics are: abortion, stem cell research, fertility drugs, defining death, and genetic engineerin ... s like these that make active euthanasia morally justified.The different ethical codes that make up bioethics are rapidly changing to adapt to the breakthroughs in medical science that make death hard ...

(6 pages) 244 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine


CloningBioethics, which is the study of value judgments pertaining tohuman conduct in the area of biology a ...

(3 pages) 34 1 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

A Bioethical case study on fetal alcohol syndrome By Jessica Baker

been compiled through extensive research of text resources, posters and also magazine articles.2.0 BIOETHICS:Bioethics is to be understood as one type of applied ethics; it represents the application ... e prohibiting pregnant women from drinking, in consideration of the fetus which they are carrying. "Bioethics as a discipline, it is not a matter of beliefs, emotions or opinions. It is rather, an int ...

(9 pages) 95 0 4.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Review of President's Council of Bioethics Report

he reading from Taking Care, Ethical Caregiving in our Aging Society, by the President's Council on Bioethics, I couldn't believe that I had already faced this same topic before. I have a sociology cl ...

(5 pages) 20 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

System Belief: Christianity Issues

roubled one. We could write numerous pages about the Catholic Church and its position on: Abortion, Bioethics, Birth Control, Capitalism, Cloning, Homosexuality, Euthanasia, Stem Cell Research, Marria ...

(5 pages) 81 0 0.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity


ng and most importantly human cloning could change society and the biological world, as we know it. Bioethics, which is the study of value and judgments pertaining to human conduct in the area of biol ...

(5 pages) 22 0 3.5 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Studying for a career in bioethics St Mary's Univ. College, Twickenham Describe the course Describe the content

ity is a large course, meant for postgraduate students. The course examines many different views of bioethics, due to the fact that a 'new medical ethic problem arises everyday', due to technology bei ... the person will never heal.The course is based on four core modules: Human Person and Human Action, Bioethics and Medical Law, Research Methods, and Dissertation. There are other optional modules, suc ...

(5 pages) 417 0 4.3 May/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

AIDS and Ethical Treatment of Infected Patients

ommendations.Overview of Ethical PrinciplesThere are three widely recognized principles in American bioethics that apply to both clinical and research ethics: respect for persons, beneficence, and jus ... s. (Beauchamp, 1994) Although appeal to these three principles is the dominant approach in American bioethics, other approaches have been suggested and vary dramatically according to different trains ...

(16 pages) 67 0 0.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Life and Death

ere the other begins?" (Poe, 2008). One of the most enduring problems across the globe in medicine, bioethics, and society in its entirety is the deliberation over the correct definition of the moment ...

(16 pages) 39 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases