The Resource Paternalistic Intervention : The Moral Bounds on Benevolence, (electronic resource)

Paternalistic Intervention : The Moral Bounds on Benevolence, (electronic resource)

Label
Paternalistic Intervention : The Moral Bounds on Benevolence
Title
Paternalistic Intervention
Title remainder
The Moral Bounds on Benevolence
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
Donald VanDeVeer probes the moral complexities of the question: under what conditions is it permissible to intervene invasively in the lives of competent persons--for example, by deception, force, or coercive threat--for their own good? In a work with broad significance for law, public policy, professional-client relations, and private interactions, he presents a theory of an autonomy-respecting"" paternalism. Originally published in 1986. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
170
Index
no index present
LC call number
BJ1533.R42 V36 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Studies in Moral, Political, and Legal Philosophy
Label
Paternalistic Intervention : The Moral Bounds on Benevolence, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
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Contents
Cover; Contents; 1. The Nature and Scope of Paternalism; 2. Appeals to Consent; 3. Appeals to Doing Good; 4. The Doctrine of Informed Consent; 5. Death, Sex, Odysseus and theSirens; 6. Paternalistic Limits on Risk Taking; 7. Our Dealings with Incompetents; 8. Overview,Reservations, and Implications
Control code
ocn884013616
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (466 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400854066
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30572484
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884013616
  • ebl1400854067

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