Journal of Bioethical Inquiry

, Volume 12, Issue 4, pp 565–567

Bioethics and Epistemic Scientism

Symposium

Keywords

Scientism History and philosophy of science Epistemology Bioethics method 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christopher Mayes
    • 1
  • Claire Hooker
    • 1
  • Ian Kerridge
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine, School of Public HealthUniversity of SydneySydneyAustralia

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