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Society"s Choices Social and Ethical Decision Making in Biomedicine by Committee on the Social and Ethical Impacts of Developments in Biomedicine

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Published by National Academies Press .
Written in English


  • Sociology Of Medicine,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Ethics,
  • Public Health,
  • Science / History,
  • Bioethics,
  • Medical Ethics

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsRuth Ellen Bulger (Editor), Elizabeth Meyer Bobby (Editor), Harvey V. Fineberg (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages560
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10357378M
ISBN 100309051320
ISBN 109780309051323

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