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Bioethics and the Brain
By Walter Glannon

Bioethics and the Brain

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Bioethics and the Brain by Walter Glannon

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This is the first single-author book on what has come to be known as neuroethics. Walter Glannon uses a philosophical framework that is fully informed by cutting edge neuroscience as well as contemporary legal cases such as Terri Schiavo, to offer readers an introduction to this fascinating topic.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780195371949
ISBN-10: 0195371941
Format: Paperback
(233mm x 154mm x 17mm)
Pages: 248
Imprint: Oxford University Press Inc
Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
Publish Date: 3-Jul-2008
Country of Publication: United States

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Bioethics and the Brain by Walter Glannon Bioethics and the Brain, Hardback (December 2006)

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