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The Resource Ethics, prevention, and public health, edited by Angus Dawson and Marcel Verweij

Ethics, prevention, and public health, edited by Angus Dawson and Marcel Verweij

Label
Ethics, prevention, and public health
Title
Ethics, prevention, and public health
Statement of responsibility
edited by Angus Dawson and Marcel Verweij
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In twelve original papers notable ethicists explore various issues raised by public health practice - an area that has received scant attention in published literature. They use the resources of ethical theory to illuminate important theoretical and practical topics, including the nature of public health, notions of community, population bioethics, the legitimate role of law, the use of cost-effectiveness as a methodology, screening, smoking policies, vaccinations, and the nature of. infectious disease. - ;Public health is an important and fast-developing area of ethical discussion. In this vo
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
174.2
Index
index present
LC call number
RA427.25
LC item number
.E84 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2007 E-068
  • WA 525
NLM item number
E844 2007
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  • Dawson, Angus
  • Verweij, M. F
Series statement
Issues in biomedical ethics
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  • Public health
  • Public Health Practice
  • MEDICAL
  • Public health
Label
Ethics, prevention, and public health, edited by Angus Dawson and Marcel Verweij
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-231) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Population-level bioethics: mapping a new agenda
  • Daniel Wikler and Dan W. Brock
  • Parental choice and expert knowledge in the debate about MMR and autism
  • Tom Sorrell
  • Ethical issues in applying quantitative models for setting priorities in prevention
  • Dan W. Brock
  • Reasonable limits to public health demands
  • Mariëtte van den Hoven
  • Vertical transmission of infectious diseases and genetic disorder: are the medical and public responses consistent?
  • Jay A. Jacobsen [and others]
  • Introduction: ethics, prevention, and public health
  • Herd protection as a public good: vaccination and our obligations to others
  • Angus Dawson
  • Tobacco discouragement: a non-paternalistic argument
  • Marcel Verweij
  • Informed consent and the expansion of newborn screening
  • Niels Nijsingh
  • Angus Dawson and Marcel Verweij
  • Meaning of 'Public' in 'Public Health'
  • Marcel Verweij and Angus Dawson
  • Public health and civic republicanism: toward an alternative framework for public health ethics
  • Bruce Jennings
  • Health of the people: the highest law?
  • Lawrence O. Gostin and Lesley Stone
Control code
140011238
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 234 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199290697
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)140011238
Label
Ethics, prevention, and public health, edited by Angus Dawson and Marcel Verweij
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-231) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Population-level bioethics: mapping a new agenda
  • Daniel Wikler and Dan W. Brock
  • Parental choice and expert knowledge in the debate about MMR and autism
  • Tom Sorrell
  • Ethical issues in applying quantitative models for setting priorities in prevention
  • Dan W. Brock
  • Reasonable limits to public health demands
  • Mariëtte van den Hoven
  • Vertical transmission of infectious diseases and genetic disorder: are the medical and public responses consistent?
  • Jay A. Jacobsen [and others]
  • Introduction: ethics, prevention, and public health
  • Herd protection as a public good: vaccination and our obligations to others
  • Angus Dawson
  • Tobacco discouragement: a non-paternalistic argument
  • Marcel Verweij
  • Informed consent and the expansion of newborn screening
  • Niels Nijsingh
  • Angus Dawson and Marcel Verweij
  • Meaning of 'Public' in 'Public Health'
  • Marcel Verweij and Angus Dawson
  • Public health and civic republicanism: toward an alternative framework for public health ethics
  • Bruce Jennings
  • Health of the people: the highest law?
  • Lawrence O. Gostin and Lesley Stone
Control code
140011238
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 234 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199290697
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)140011238

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