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Making Mortal Choices

Three Exercises in Moral Casuistry

by Hugo Adam Bedau

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages136
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Open LibraryOL7387990M
ISBN 100195108779
ISBN 109780195108774

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Making Mortal Choices book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Bedau demonstrates the usefulness of casuistry, or the method 3/5.

In Making Mortal Choices, philosopher Hugo Bedau examines this case as well as two similar cases of hypothetical origin, generating a remarkably clear and accessible demonstration of philosophical reasoning in cases where it must be decided who ought to survive when not all can.

Bedau's approach, a form of practical ethics descended from the ancient (and oft-misunderstood) method of casuistry. Making Mortal Choices Three Exercises in Moral Casuistry Hugo Adam Bedau.

In this provocative study, Bedau demonstrates the usefulness of "casuistry," or "the. In Making Mortal Choices, philosopher Hugo Bedau examines this case as well as two similar cases of hypothetical origin, generating a remarkably clear and accessible demonstration of philosophical.

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By Hugo Adam Bedau. Full access to this book and over 94, more; Over 14 million journal, magazine, and newspaper articles. Making Mortal Choices 内容简介 · · · · · · Bedau demonstrates the usefulness of "casuistry", or "the method of cases" in arriving at moral decisions. He examines cases that may compel us to consider questions about who ought to survive when not all can.

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Then put into practice what you learn. He's a delight to read/5(24). Book Discussion Questions Being Mortal by Atul Gawande Introduction: Gawande writes: “I learned a lot of things in medical school, but mortality wasn’t one of them.” Considering the cost, in money, time and resources, and the ever expanding field of research, should medical schools expand the curriculum to include end-of-life issues.

Nov 09,  · His new book, “Being Mortal,” is a personal meditation on how we can better live with age-related frailty, serious illness and approaching death.

It is also a. Book Reviews Hugo Adam Bedau. Making Mortal Choices: Three Exercises in Moral vintage-memorabilia.com York: Oxford University Press, Pp. ix+ $ (cloth); $ This 6-week discussion group is based on Atul Gawande’s book “Being Mortal.” Discussions focus on various aspects of aging and dying, including: • What is important to us as we age • Understanding our choices (medical and otherwise) • Facing our mortality I.

Overview Week 1:. Nov 02,  · Being Mortal is not a plea for assisted death, although Gawande is not against the idea of making drugs available to terminally ill people who are suffering. He is mainly concerned that reliance Author: Geraldine Bedell.

Download Mortal Choices Study Guide Subscribe Now. Macklin deals in this book with the difficult choices available to patients and their families in such cases as organ transplants, terminal.

Oct 06,  · Sometimes the right book comes your way at exactly the right time. I’ve always loved Atul Gawande’s writing—with his compassion and common sense, he’s the kind of doctor you pray to get at the hospital—and in Being Mortal: Medicine and What Author: Ellen Wehle. A site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy.

Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End. Discuss the often-politicized end-of-life questions raised in the closing chapters of BEING MORTAL. If you had to make a choice for a loved one between ICU and.

Being Mortal is a best book club book for discussion, an examination of the role of medicine in aging and death, told through research and stories of patients and family.

Nursing homes, devoted above all to safety, battle with residents over the food they can eat and the choices they are allowed to make. Doctors, uncomfortable discussing. You’re suddenly pulled from the mortal world and dropped onto the campus of a prestigious wizarding college.

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Juggle relations with your friends while you puzzle over choices of right and wrong. Explore what it means to be a good person.

Determine if the law is always right. Choose between yourself and your friends.Dr. Atul Gawande wants to guide a new kind of care at life's end and has come up with five questions we all should ask. Being Mortal. Both the show and the book add to a growing national.