Reiner 4 Neuroethics 65 Neuroscience has substantially advanced the understanding of how changes in brain biochemistry contribute to mechanisms of tolerance and physical dependence via exposure to addictive drugs. Promoting a brain disease concept is grounded in beneficent and utilitarian thinking: However such claims may yield unintended consequences by fostering discrimination commonly associated with pathology.
The Moral Responsibility of the Physician: Peter Angelos - - Dissertation, Boston Universitydetails Little attention has been paid to what is meant by "the moral responsibility of the physician" even though specific responsibilities are frequently discussed. This dissertation examines physician responsibility through the concepts of action theory.
When determining if an agent is The former is answered by analyzing the connection between the agent and the condition. The latter requires comparing the condition to an underlying norm system. However, these sources are inadequate because they too narrowly constrain the discussion to the moral responsibilities of the physician qua physician.
The underlying norm system for physicians' moral responsibility in this dissertation is derived primarily from the care ethic literature.
This ethic requires that physicians acknowledge the network of relations in which they interact, directing their moral decisions toward maximizing the care of all of those affected.
Passive euthanasia is found to be consistent with both views of physician responsibility, but active euthanasia is only acceptable according to my broader view of the relation.
Moreover, the moral distinction between active and passive euthanasia which has traditionally been accepted collapses when analyzed on the basis of the responsibility relation. This conception thereby provides a more complete view of all the responsibilities of physicians as compared to any earlier theory in the field.General Overviews.
A couple of books and articles provide general overviews of the position of multinational corporations in international law and the balancing of their rights and duties. International Responsibility and Liability of States for National Activities in Outer Space, Especially by Non-governmental Entities 25 The Commercial Development of Space: the Need for New Treaties The Contribution of Air and Space Law to the Development of International Law.
Alice Anberrée - - Proceedings of the International Association for Business and Society Equality and Responsibility in Social and Political Philosophy.
cannot accept either a system of strict liability for all accidents or a system of social insurance for all accidents. A system of tort law acceptable to the. While, nowadays, the existence of legal responsibility of states and individuals for certain reprehensible acts committed during an armed conflict, international or non-international, is hard to be disputed, an inquiry into the manner in which the behavior of the belligerents has come to be considered reveals long discussions in the field of.
Introduction. The emergence of coaching, particularly personal, life, and career coaching and business coaching, including entrepreneur, corporate and executive coaching has been accompanied by an increase in the types of organizations aimed at supporting coaches.
1. Early Developments 3 The origins of war crimes can be found in the traditional laws of war, today called international humanitarian law; these laws regulate the conduct of armed conflicts whose rules were derived from international conventions and customary international law.
The evolution of war crimes is part of the progressive development and codification of international humanitarian.