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Journal of Bioethical Inquiry

, Volume 8, Issue 1, pp 13–14 | Cite as

Symposium: Neuroethics and Mental Health—Old Wine in New Bottles or a Legitimate New Field of Bioethical Inquiry

  • Michael Robertson
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Abstract

Neuroethics is a relatively novel field of investigation. Applied to mental health practice and research, neuroethics would seem to enlighten many traditional ethical connundra. This editorial introduces this symposium on neuroethics in the Journal of Bioethical Inquiry.

Keywords

Neuroethics Mental Health 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine and Discipline of Psychiatry, K25The University of SydneySydneyAustralia

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