Bioethical Decision Making and Argumentation edited by Pedro Serna, José-Antonio Seoane.

This book clarifies the meaning of the most important and pervasive concepts and tools in bioethical argumentation (principles, values, dignity, rights, duties, deliberation, prudence) and assesses the methodological suitability of the main methods for clinical decision-making and argumentation. The...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Serna, Pedro. (Editor,, Seoane, José-Antonio. (Editor,
Format: eBook
Published: Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2016.
Edition:1st ed. 2016.
Series:International Library of Ethics, Law, and the New Medicine, 70
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Table of Contents:
  • Pedro Serna (Universidad Internacional de La Rioja-Universidade da Coruña, Spain); Foreword
  • 1. om L. Beauchamp; Georgetown University, U.S.) Principlism in bioethics
  • 2. Diego Gracia (Fundación de Ciencias de la Salud, Madrid, Spain) Values and Bioethics
  • 3. Roberto Andorno (University of Zurich, Switzerland); A human rights approach to bioethics
  • 4. Carolina Pereira (Universidade da Coruña, Spain); Philosophical Imperialism? A Critical View of North American Principlist Bioethics
  • 5. Óscar Vergara (Universidade da Coruña, Spain);Principlism and normative systems
  • 6. Pilar Zambrano (University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain); Types of action and criteria for individualizing them: the case of omission of life-saving care
  • 7. José-Antonio Seoane (Universidade da Coruña, Spain); Bioethics, deliberation and argumentation
  • 8. Juan Cianciardo (University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain); Proportionality principle, rights theory and double effect doctrine
  • 9. Vicente Bellver Capella (University of Valencia, Spain); International bioethics committees: conditions for a good deliberation.