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Philosophical Anarchism And Political Disobedience, Chaim Gans, Samantha Brennan Sep 1994

Philosophical Anarchism And Political Disobedience, Chaim Gans, Samantha Brennan

Samantha Brennan

No abstract provided.


Biomedical Ethics In A Canadian Context, Charles Weijer Sep 1994

Biomedical Ethics In A Canadian Context, Charles Weijer

Charles Weijer

No abstract provided.


Paternalism And Rights, Samantha Brennan Aug 1994

Paternalism And Rights, Samantha Brennan

Samantha Brennan

No abstract provided.


Momento Mori, Charles Weijer Apr 1994

Momento Mori, Charles Weijer

Charles Weijer

No abstract provided.


The Duty To Exclude: Excluding People At Undue Risk From Research, Charles Weijer, Abraham Fuks Mar 1994

The Duty To Exclude: Excluding People At Undue Risk From Research, Charles Weijer, Abraham Fuks

Charles Weijer

The clinical trial is the major investigational tool of clinical medicine. Two recent reports highlight the fact that the most often quoted mechanisms for the protection of research subjects, viz., research ethics board review and eligibility criteria, are insufficient to achieve this end. In this paper, we argue that the prime mechanism for the protection of persons in clinical trials should be the clinical judgement of the physician-investigator. The clinical investigator has a duty to protect subjects from both harm and undue risk. It is argued that the clinical investigator has a duty to screen for, and exclude, potential research ...


Moral Perception And Particularity, Lawrence Blum Dec 1993

Moral Perception And Particularity, Lawrence Blum

Lawrence Blum

Most contemporary moral philosophy is concerned with issues of rationality, universality, impartiality, and principle. By contrast Lawrence Blum is concerned with the psychology of moral agency. The essays in this collection examine the moral import of emotion, motivation, judgment, perception, and group identifications, and explore how all these psychic capacities contribute to a morally good life.