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Military Medical Ethics for the 21st Century free pdf As asymmetric 'wars among the people' replace state-on-state wars in modern armed conflict, the growing role of military medicine and medical technology in contemporary war fighting has brought an urgent need to critically reassess the theory and practice of military medical ethics. Military Medical Ethics for the 21st Century is the first full length, broad-based treatment of this important subject. Written by an international team of practitioners and academics, this book provides interdisciplinary insights into the major issues facing military-medical decision makers and critically examines the tensions and dilemmas inherent in the military and medical professions.In this book the authors explore the practice of battlefield bioethics, medical neutrality and treatment of the wounded, enhancement technologies for war fighters, the potential risks of dual-use biotechnologies, patient rights for active duty personnel, military medical research and military medical ethics education in the 21st Century.

About Michael L. Gross

Michael L. Gross is Professor of Political Science in the Division of International Relations at The University of Haifa, Israel. Don Carrick is Coordinator of the Military Ethics Education Network based in the Institute of Applied Ethics at the University of Hull, UK. Michael L. Gross, Don Carrick, Jacob Collen, Patrick O'Malley, Michael Roy, Laura Sessums, Marcus Schulzke, Peter Olsthoorn, Myriame Bollen, Paul Gilbert, Yechiel Michael Barilan, Shlomit Zuckerman, Maxwell J. Mehlman, Patrick Lin, Keith Abney, Lauren R. Robbins, Michael J. Selgelid, Maria J. Espona, Jessica Wolfendale, Mike Gibson, Angus H. Ferguson, Ulf Schmidt, Eric N. Erickson Jr, Daniel Messelken, Hans Ulrich Baer, Edmund G. Howe.

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Author : Michael L. Gross
Publisher : Ashgate Publishing Limited
Data Published : 22 May 2013
ISBN : 1409438988
EAN : 9781409438984
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 288 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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