Book Volume 61 2002

Confucian Bioethics

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ISBN: 978-0-7923-5723-0 (Print) 978-0-306-46867-4 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-v

  2. Introduction: Towards a Confucian Bioethics

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      Pages 1-23

      Introduction: Towards a Confucian Bioethics

  3. Body, Health and Virtue

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 27-27

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      Pages 27-44

      Confucian Virtues and Personal Health

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      Chapter

      Pages 45-65

      The Neo-Confucian Concept of Body and its Ethical Sensibility

  4. Suicide, Euthanasia and Medical Futility

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 67-67

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      Chapter

      Pages 69-101

      Confucian Views on Suicide and Their Implications for Euthanasia

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      Chapter

      Pages 103-125

      Reflections on the Dignity of Guan Zhong: A Comparison of Confucian and Western Liberal Notions of Suicide

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      Chapter

      Pages 127-163

      A Confucian Ethic of Medical Futility

  5. “Human Drugs” and Human Experimentation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 165-165

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      Chapter

      Pages 167-206

      “Human Drugs” in Chinese Medicine and the Confucian View: An Interpretive Study

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      Chapter

      Pages 207-210

      Interpreting Strange Practices

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      Chapter

      Pages 211-232

      A Confucian Reflection on Experimenting with Human Subjects

  6. Just Health Care and the Confucian Tradition

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 233-233

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      Chapter

      Pages 235-256

      The Confucian Filial Obligation and Care for Aged Parents

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      Chapter

      Pages 257-284

      Just Health Care, the Good Life, and Confucianism

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 285-320