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Product Description: Personalized healthcare―or what the award-winning author Donna Dickenson calls "Me Medicine"―is radically transforming our longstanding "one-size-fits-all" model. Technologies such as direct-to-consumer genetic testing, pharmacogenetically developed therapies in cancer care, private umbilical cord blood banking, and neurocognitive enhancement claim to cater to an individual's specific biological character, and, in some cases, these technologies have shown powerful potential...read more

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9780231159746 | 1 edition (Columbia Univ Pr, June 18, 2013), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Personalized healthcare―or what the award-winning author Donna Dickenson calls "Me Medicine"―is radically transforming our longstanding "one-size-fits-all" model.

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9780231159753 | Reprint edition (Columbia Univ Pr, February 23, 2016), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Personalized healthcare―or what the award-winning author Donna Dickenson calls "Me Medicine"―is radically transforming our longstanding "one-size-fits-all" model.

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9781444155808 | Teach Yourself, October 31, 2012, cover price $9.99

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Product Description: ‘A thoughtful, intelligent, highly readable work written by someone with impeccable credentials...In the 1960s Rachel Carson's Silent Spring launched the avalanche of the environmental movement. Perhaps Body Shopping will do the same for the body rights campaign...read more

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9781851686230 | 1 edition (Oneworld Pubns Ltd, March 15, 2009), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: ‘A thoughtful, intelligent, highly readable work written by someone with impeccable credentials.

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Product Description: New developments in biotechnology radically alter our relationship with our bodies. Body tissues can now be used for commercial purposes, while external objects, such as pacemakers, can become part of the body. Property in the Body: Feminist Perspectives transcends the everyday responses to such developments, suggesting that what we most fear is the feminisation of the body...read more

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9780521867924 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 31, 2007, cover price $164.99 | About this edition: New developments in biotechnology radically alter our relationship with our bodies.

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9780521687324 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, June 30, 2007), cover price $64.99 | About this edition: New developments in biotechnology radically alter our relationship with our bodies.

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Product Description: This interactive independent teaching and learning tutorial can be used by individuals or small groups and takes a problem-based-learning approach to the complex legal and ethical issues raised by six scenarios. Based on real cases clearly demonstrating the problems arising from recent medical advancements, the cases cover reproductive technology, consent, genetic screening, participation in research trials, paternity and confidentiality...read more

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9780521537285 | Cdr edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, October 1, 2005), cover price $88.00 | About this edition: This interactive independent teaching and learning tutorial can be used by individuals or small groups and takes a problem-based-learning approach to the complex legal and ethical issues raised by six scenarios.

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Product Description: Ethics is commonly assumed to be the one realm in which luck and risk do not intrude. It has been said that 'While one can be lucky in one's business, in one's married life, and in one's health, one cannot, so it is commonly assumed, be subject to luck as far as one's moral worth is concerned...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780745621456 | Polity Pr, January 13, 2003, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: Ethics is commonly assumed to be the one realm in which luck and risk do not intrude.

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9780745621463 | Polity Pr, January 13, 2003, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Ethics is commonly assumed to be the one realm in which luck and risk do not intrude.

This volume brings together an unusually broad range of experts from reproductive medicine, medical ethics, and law to address the important ethical problems in maternal-fetal medicine which impact directly on clinical practice. The book is divided into parts by the stages of pregnancy, within which the authors cover four main areas: the balance of power in the doctor-patient relationship and the justifiable limits of paternalism and autonomy; the impact of new technologies and new diseases; disability and enhancement; and difference--to what extent should the clinician respect the tenets of other faiths in a multicultural society.

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9780521662666 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 2002, cover price $270.00 | About this edition: This volume brings together an unusually broad range of experts from reproductive medicine, medical ethics, and law to address the important ethical problems in maternal-fetal medicine which impact directly on clinical practice.

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9780521664745 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 2002, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: This volume brings together an unusually broad range of experts from reproductive medicine, medical ethics, and law to address the important ethical problems in maternal-fetal medicine which impact directly on clinical practice.

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9780613923057 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2002, cover price $71.95

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Product Description: This is a practical, versatile, case-based introduction to bioethics for anyone interested in the ethical issues raised by modern medicine. It is designed to be used for individual reference, as well as a set text in group teaching or open learning environments...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521788632 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 1, 2001, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: This is a practical, versatile, case-based introduction to bioethics for anyone interested in the ethical issues raised by modern medicine.

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Product Description: In Two Minds is a practical casebook of problem solving in psychiatric ethics. Written in a lively and accessible style, it builds on a series of detailed case histories to illustrate the central place of ethical reasoning as a key competency for clinical work and research in psychiatry...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780192628589 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 22, 2001, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: In Two Minds is a practical casebook of problem solving in psychiatric ethics.

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Product Description: The fully revised and updated edition of this bestselling collection combines academic research with professional and personal reflections. Death, Dying and Bereavement addresses both the practical and the more metaphysical aspects of death...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Donna Dickenson (editor), Malcolm Johnson (editor) and Jeanne Samson Katz (editor)

Hardcover:

9780761968566 | 2 sub edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, December 8, 2000), cover price $122.00 | About this edition: The fully revised and updated edition of this bestselling collection combines academic research with professional and personal reflections.

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9780761968573 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, December 8, 2000), cover price $64.00 | About this edition: The fully revised and updated edition of this bestselling collection combines academic research with professional and personal reflections.

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Product Description: The Miller of Angibault (1845) is George Sand's `arch-socialist' novel, according to the writer herself. Rejected by its original publisher as too violent an attack on property, it actually satirizes the utopian ideals of Paris reformers who try to put their naive plans into action among the country folk of Sand's native Berry...read more

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9780192830845 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 1995, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: The Miller of Angibault (1845) is George Sand's `arch-socialist' novel, according to the writer herself.

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Product Description: Margaret Fuller has been identified by Elaine Showalter as the "Dark Lady of the American Renaissance", the emblematic woman of her time. "Woman in the Nineteeth Century" (1845), published to popular success and scurrilous criticism from opponents of the nascent women's movement, sold out within a week...read more

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9780192830852 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 1, 1994, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Margaret Fuller has been identified by Elaine Showalter as the "Dark Lady of the American Renaissance", the emblematic woman of her time.

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Product Description: This biography of Margaret Fuller tells the story of an unrepresentative woman - one who had to script a new woman's life. Yet it is also the narrative of the emblematic woman of her time. After her death in 1850, even the male writers with whom she was the friendliest - Emerson and Hawthorne - made her life and work a no-man's land, in the ways documented for a later generation by Sandra M...read more

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9780312091453 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 1, 1993, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This biography of Margaret Fuller tells the story of an unrepresentative woman - one who had to script a new woman's life.

Product Description: `The book does give a broad overview of many of the issues around death, dying and bereavement. It raises the reader's awareness and encourages deeper investigation at every level. It is easy to read and therefore accessible to a wide audience...read more

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9780803987968 | Sage Pubns, February 1, 1993, cover price $74.50 | About this edition: `The book does give a broad overview of many of the issues around death, dying and bereavement.

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9780803987975 | Sage Pubns, January 1, 1993, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: `The book does give a broad overview of many of the issues around death, dying and bereavement.

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Product Description: This book applies the well-established and productive concept of moral luck, originated by Bernard Williams and Thomas Nagel, to the field of medical ethics and practical politics. The paradox of moral luck arises because typically we maintain two incompatible attitudes towards right action and good character...read more

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9781856280808 | Avebury, May 1, 1991, cover price $68.95 | About this edition: This book applies the well-established and productive concept of moral luck, originated by Bernard Williams and Thomas Nagel, to the field of medical ethics and practical politics.

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Product Description: George Sand was admired by Dostoevsky, Whitman, Flaubert, Thackeray and Elizabeth Barret Browning as on of the greatest writers of her time. Her sixty novels received critical acclaim and earned her enough money to donate over a million pounds to socialist causes...read more

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9780854965366 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 1, 1988, cover price $104.95 | About this edition: George Sand was admired by Dostoevsky, Whitman, Flaubert, Thackeray and Elizabeth Barret Browning as on of the greatest writers of her time.

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Product Description: George Sand was admired by Dostoevsky, Whitman, Flaubert, Thackeray and Elizabeth Barret Browning as on of the greatest writers of her time. Her sixty novels received critical acclaim and earned her enough money to donate over a million pounds to socialist causes...read more

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9780854965373 | Berg Pub Ltd, December 1, 1987, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: George Sand was admired by Dostoevsky, Whitman, Flaubert, Thackeray and Elizabeth Barret Browning as on of the greatest writers of her time.

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Product Description: Book by Dickenson, Donna

Hardcover:

9780907582885 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 1, 1985, cover price $71.95 | About this edition: Book by Dickenson, Donna

Paperback:

9780907582694 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 1, 1985, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Book by Dickenson, Donna

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