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Global bioethics the collapse of consensus

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Published by M & M Scrivener Press in Salem, MA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Bioethics,
  • Ethics,
  • Philosophy, Modern

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index

Statemented. by H. Tristram Engelhardt, Jr
SeriesConflicts and trends: studies in values and policies, Conflicts and trends
ContributionsEngelhardt, H. Tristram 1941-
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 396 p. ;
Number of Pages396
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17204046M
ISBN 100976404133
ISBN 109780976404132
LC Control Number2006922383

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