The Resource Ethical issues and the religious and historical basis for the objection of Jehovah's Witnesses to blood transfusion therapy, André Carbonneau

Ethical issues and the religious and historical basis for the objection of Jehovah's Witnesses to blood transfusion therapy, André Carbonneau

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Ethical issues and the religious and historical basis for the objection of Jehovah's Witnesses to blood transfusion therapy
Title
Ethical issues and the religious and historical basis for the objection of Jehovah's Witnesses to blood transfusion therapy
Statement of responsibility
André Carbonneau
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
241/.642
Index
index present
LC call number
BX8526.5
LC item number
.C37 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in religion and society
Series volume
v. 63
Label
Ethical issues and the religious and historical basis for the objection of Jehovah's Witnesses to blood transfusion therapy, André Carbonneau
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Introduction: The 'Informed Doctor' Approach -- Sect. I. Jehovah's Witnesses and Blood Transfusion -- 1. The Basis for their Objection to Blood Transfusions -- 2. Overview of the use of Blood in Medicine -- 3. Effective Alternatives -- 4. A Profound Religious Belief -- Sect. II. Ethical and Legal Issues Raised by the Objection -- 5. New Principles and Rules -- 6. The 'Life is sacred' Principle -- 7. The Principle of Autonomy -- 8. The Rule of Informed Consent (or refusal) -- 9. When Traditional Rules are Not Enough -- 10. 'Informed Doctor' - Better Equipped to Respect Patient's Beliefs
Control code
000024920058
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 175 p.
Isbn
9780773465428
Lccn
2003044260
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.b20578088
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  • 24920058dw
  • (OCoLC)52970540

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