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Title New Perspectives in Japanese Bioethics.
Imprint Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015.


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Description 1 online resource
Series Studies in Theoretical and Applied Ethics
Studies in theoretical and applied ethics.
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Subject Bioethics -- Japan.
Bioethical Issues.
Summary Post-war Japan has seen profound and rapid social change and transformation. One of the most visible areas of change in Japan has been medicine, and particularly the ethical practices and policies that guide medical decision-making. The formal discipline of bioethics, Seimei Rinri in Japanese, has grown by leaps and bounds since the late 1970s, when it began to appear in the curriculum and professional activities of Japanese medical schools and philosophy departments. The introduction of bioethics to Japan was timely, as innovation in medicine and technology was evolving in ways that revealed.
Other Title Print version: Perry, Alexandra. New Perspectives in Japanese Bioethics. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, ©1900 9781443871174