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  1. 6. The Moral Rubicon. A Study of the Principles of Sanctity of Life and Quality of Life in Bioethics

    Detta är en avhandling från Axel Carlberg, Sandgatan 8, 223 50 Lund, Sweden

    Författare :Axel Carlberg; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1998]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; secular ethics; bioethics; sanctity of life; quality of life; procedural ethics; utilitarianism; deontology; Peter Singer; Helga Kuhse; H.T. Engelhardt; Theology; Teologi;

    Sammanfattning : The principles of sanctity of life and quality of life are often appealed to in medical decisions at the "edges of life." Notwithstanding their importance in bioethics, these principles are still badly understood. This study is an attempt to clarify their normative significance and content. LÄS MER

  2. 7. Den bioetiske udfordring : Et retspolitisk studie om forholdet mellem etik, politik og ret i det lovforberedende arbejde vedrørende bio- og genteknologi i Danmark, Norge og Sverige

    Detta är en avhandling från Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Författare :Thomas Achen; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1997]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Ethics; Bioethics; Law; Legal Positivism; Legal Realism; Discourse Ethics; Reflexive Law; Legislation; Law Preparatory Process; Biotechnology; Genetic Engineering; Denmark; Norway; Sweden; Politics; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Sammanfattning : Biotechnology and genetic engineering raise a number of new ethical problems. Consequently, over the past 15 years, several European countries, including the Nordic countries, have passed new laws in an attempt to deal with the ethical problems posed by biotechnology. LÄS MER

  3. 8. Gene technology at stake Swedish governmental commissions on the border of science and politics

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Historiska studier, Umeå universitet

    Författare :Jenny Eklöf; Umeå universitet.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Gene technology; biotechnology; recombinant DNA technology; bioethics; ethics; risk; GMO; embryo; transgenic organisms; boundary organization; boundary object; governmental commission; regulatory policy; Sweden; public; expertise; democracy; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects History of science and ideas; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Idé- o lärdomshistoria;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines the Swedish political response to the challenges posed by gene technology, seen through the prism of governmental commissions. It discerns and analyses continuities and changes in the Swedish political conception of gene technology, over the course of two decades, 1980–2000. LÄS MER

  4. 9. Good Parents, Better Babies An Argument about Reproductive Technologies, Enhancement and Ethics

    Detta är en avhandling från Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Författare :Erik Malmqvist; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Aristotelian practical philosophy; bioethics; hermeneutical ethics; human enhancement; instrumentalisation; moral intuitions; non-consequentialism; parenting; philosophy of medicine; practical wisdom; reproductive technologies; Aristotelisk praktisk filosofi; bioetik; förbättringar; föräldraskap; hermeneutisk etik; icke-konsekventialism; instrumentalisering; medicinens filosofi; moraliska intuitioner; praktisk vishet; provrörsbefruktning; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Ethics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Etik;

    Sammanfattning : This study is a contribution to the bioethical debate about new and possibly emerging reproductive technologies. Its point of departure is the intuition, which many people seem to share, that using such technologies to select non-disease traits – like sex and emotional stability - in yet unborn children is morally problematic, at least more so than using the technologies to avoid giving birth to children with severe genetic diseases, or attempting to shape the non-disease traits of already existing children by environmental means, like education. LÄS MER

  5. 10. Duties to Past Persons Moral Standing and Posthumous Interests of Old Human Remains

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Malin Masterton; Uppsala universitet.; [2010]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; posthumous interests; moral standing; missing subject; archaeology; human remains; rights; dead; interests; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects Practical philosophy; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen Praktisk filosofi; Bioetik; Bioethics;

    Sammanfattning : Genetic research has increasing power to analyse old biological remains. Biological traces of well-known historical persons can reveal personal information. The aim of this thesis is to investigate ethical concerns for the dead, within the biological, historical and archaeological sciences. LÄS MER