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Core Electronic Textbooks: Medical Ethics

Clinical Ethics: A Practical Approach to Ethical Decisions in Clinical Medicine Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri

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Encyclopedia of Bioethics Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri

Covering a wealth of topics on the ethics of health professions, animal research, population control and the environment, the set helps researchers to consider the impact of new scientific knowledge and its potential to harm or benefit present and future generations. [more]
Encyclopedia of Medical Anthropology : Health and Illness in the World's Cultures Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri

Discusses health and disease from a variety of cultural perspectives. The specific needs of homeless, refugee, and indigent populations are discussed, along with over 50 distinct ethnic groups: African Americans, Amish, Argentine Toba, Badaga, Bangladeshis, Baliem Valley Dani, British, Burmese, Cree, Czechs, Datoga, Fore, French, Fulani, Garhwali, Garifuna, Greeks, The Hadza, Haitians, Han, Hausa, Hmong in Laos and the United States, Iroquois, Jamaican Maroons, Japanese, Jat, Lijiang Naxi, Malagasy, Malays, Maori, Matsigenka, Maya of Highland Mexico, Mongolia, The Nahua1, Navajo, Nepal, The Northwest Coast, Ojibwa, Oklahoma Choctaw, Roma of the United States and Europe, Samoa, Saraguros, Shipibo, Sotho, Sudanese, Thai, Tongans, Trobriand, Tuareg, Wape, Yanomamö, Yoruba. [more]
Handbook of Death and Dying Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri

Reference work covering the field of thanatology, the study of death and related psychological coping mechanisms and behaviors. [more]
MacMillan Encyclopedia of Death and Dying Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri

Covering all aspects of death and dying -- biological, medical, social, sociological, psychological, religious, and philosophical -- the 2-vol. Macmillan Encyclopedia of Death and Dying also provides a deep historical and cross-cultural perspective through the ages. [more]

 

 


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