Published January 1989
by National League for Nursing .
Written in English
|Contributions||Jean Watson (Editor), Marilyn Anne Ray (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||55|
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Introduces students to health care ethics through examination of real-life issues In their thought-provoking and insightful revised introductory ethics text, authors Michael Panicola, David Belde, John Slosar, and Mark Repenshek address complex and controversial health care issues that are very much a part of our everyday lives. Using a normative framework, the authors incorporate . That’s one reason that feminists care so much about the ethics of care. When I talk about the ‘burden” of caring, I don’t mean to deny the intrinsic worth and importance of caring for others. The work of caring is noble work. And it can be . Virginia Held assesses the ethics of care as a promising alternative to the familiar moral theories that serve so inadequately to guide our lives. The ethics of care is only a few decades old, yet it is by now a distinct moral theory or normative approach to the problems we face. It is relevant to global and political matters as well as to the personal relations that can . “Care and Cure cogently argues that while scholarship on ethics and the practice of medicine are in plenitude, there is a dearth of scholarship grappling with a host of other philosophical questions and issues concerning medicine as a discipline. A balanced overview.”.
Dealing primarily with nursing in South Africa and the particular challenges that the country's nurses encounter, this book looks at the ethical questions confronting nurses as well as the moral philosophy behind those considerations. Ubuntu—the African notion that everyone in a community is responsible for the welfare of its members—plays a large part in the moral deliberations of . Buy a cheap copy of The Ethics of Care and the Ethics of book by Jean Watson. Book by Free shipping over $ Buy a cheap copy of The Ethics of Care and the Ethics of book by Jean Watson. The Ethics of Care and the Ethics of Cure. by Jean Watson. Rated stars. No Customer Reviews. Select Format. Paperback. $ Paperback $ In , Victor Frankl considered universal facts of life to be suffering, death and existential guilt and called it the “tragic triad”. Life is suffering, as Lord Buddha concluded. Palliative care tries to reduce this suffering which increases even more near the end of life. Severe pain can compromise the quality of life. Ethicist will guard against counter phobic determination to treat Author: Padmashri Rastogi. In part 3, Connors and Franke explore narratives of care from a theological perspective; reading this suggested to me the possibility that the reason why medical and nursing professions have responded differently to the ethics of care is that if “care” is interpreted as something which is given when “cure” is no longer possible, it is Author: J Harbison.