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Call # R724 .T536 2001
Author Thomasma, David C., 1939-
Title Personhood and health care / by David C. Thomasma, and David N. Weisstub, and Christian Hervé
Imprint Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic Pub., 2001
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Descript. xv, 449 p. ; 25 cm
Series International library of ethics, law, and the new medicine ; v. 7
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Medical ethics
Agent (Philosophy)
Medical care
Alt Author Weisstub, David N., 1944-
Hervé, Christian
OCLC # 48978623
Table of Contents
 Preface / David C. Thomasma, David N. Weisstub, Christian Herve1
 Homage to Yves Pelicier / Christian Herve9
Pt. 1Concepts of the Person 
 Ch. 1The Development of the Concept of Personhood / Jean Delumeau13
 Ch. 2Persons / Lenn E. Goodman19
 Ch. 3The Human Person as The Image of God / David Novak43
 Ch. 4The Person / Jean Bernard55
 Ch. 5The Failure of Theories of Personhood / Tom L. Beauchamp59
 Ch. 6Personhood: The Vain and Pointless Quest for a Definition / Edmund L. Erde71
 Ch. 7Genetic Knowledge and Our Conception of Ourselves as Persons / Tuija Takala91
 Ch. 8The Concept of the Person and the Value of Life / John Harris99
Pt. 2Theories of Personhood in Medicine and Bioethics 
 Ch. 9The Just and Medical Ethics / Paul Ricoeur115
 Ch. 10The Concept of Person in Bioethics: Impasse and Beyond / Hubert Doucet121
 Ch. 11Towards a Social Concept of Person / Ruud H. J. ter Meulen129
 Ch. 12A Key Term in Ethics: The Person and His Dignity / Simonne Plourde137
 Ch. 13The Confucian Relational Concept of the Person and Its Modern Predicament / Jiwei Ci149
 Ch. 14The Traditional African Perception of a Person / Godfrey B. Tangwa165
 Ch. 15The Anthropological Concept of Modern Medicine in the Perspective of Theological Ethics / Ulrike Kostka173
Pt. 3Person and Identity 
 Ch. 16The Procedural Morphing of the Person: From Self to Property / Judith Lee Kissell191
 Ch. 17Personal Identity and Mental Health / Eric Matthews203
 Ch. 18The Person, Filiation, Possession: Concerning Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) / Jean Guyotat213
 Ch. 19Moral and Metaphysical Reflections on Multiple Personality Disorder / David C. Thomasma221
 Ch. 20Personhood and a Paradox About Capacity / Jeffrey Spike243
 Ch. 21Precedent Autonomy and Personal Identity / Michael Quante253
 Ch. 22Some Reflections on the Problem of Advance Directives, Personhood, and Personal Identity / Helga Kuhse265
Pt. 4Personhood and Its Relations 
 Ch. 23Cloning, Naturalness and Personhood / Matti Hayry, Tuija Takala281
 Ch. 24Vulnerable Persons / Michel Silberfeld299
 Ch. 25Human Dignity, Vulnerability, Personhood / David N. Weisstub, David C. Thomasma317
 Ch. 26Personhood and Relational Persons / Constance K. Perry333
 Ch. 27Professionalism and Personhood / M. Gregg Bloche, Kevin P. Quinn347
 Ch. 28Autonomy and Dialogue: About the Patient-Doctor Relationship / John Nessa355
 Ch. 29The Medical Interpretation of Pain and the Concept of Person / Guillermo Diaz Pintos363
 Ch. 30Suffering, Time, Narrative and the Self / Lazare Benaroyo373