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Toward Community: Bioethics for All of Us

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abstract
Bioethics, as envisioned by Van Rensselaer Potter was meant to be a bridge toward a sustainable, shared future. He believed that we must combine biological facts and ethical values to enable an idealistic survival for humanity. His vision has not been the dominant one in bioethics over the years.
subject
communitarian ethics
health care
solidarity
sustainability
systems thinking
Van Rensselear Potter
contributor
Motsinger, Elisabeth (author)
King, Nancy M (committee chair)
Hyde, Michael (committee member)
Shumaker, Sally (committee member)
date
2014-01-15T09:35:21Z (accessioned)
2014-01-15T09:35:21Z (available)
2013 (issued)
degree
Bioethics (discipline)
identifier
http://hdl.handle.net/10339/39114 (uri)
language
en (iso)
publisher
Wake Forest University
title
Toward Community: Bioethics for All of Us
type
Thesis

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