Fall 2007 - Bioethics and Human Rights

Introduction: The Future is Now—Promoting Human Rights in the Context of Bioethics

Introduction

Introduction: The Future is Now—Promoting Human Rights in the Context of Bioethics

Since its emergence in the 1970s, the field of bioethics has grown in terms of size, scope and importance. In addition to becoming a staple in newspaper headlines and talk show topics, bioethics now has a prominent place in academia, at the beside, and among health policy makers.

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