By Rachel Haliburton
In addition to delivering a critique, this booklet deals another framework that's designed to permit bioethicists to handle the worries that ended in the construction of bioethics within the first position. This substitute framework is orientated round a belief of autonomy that works in the moral guidance supplied by way of a modern type of advantage ethics, and which connects the price of independent option to a belief of human flourishing.
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Autonomy and the Situated Self: A Challenge to Bioethics by Rachel Haliburton