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We Need To Talk About This - Chapter 6 Only
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This is Chapter 6 (Lives not worth living) from the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
We Need To Talk About This - Chapter 5 Only
Price: Free! Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This is Chapter 5 (Technological mistakes) from the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
We Need To Talk About This - Chapter 2 Only
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This is Chapter 3 (Selection of gametes, embryos and foetuses) from the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
We Need To Talk About This - Chapter 3 Only
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This is Chapter 3 (Accepting ourselves) from the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
We Need To Talk About This - Afterword Only
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This is the afterword to the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
We Need To Talk About This - Foreword Only
Price: Free! Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This is the foreword to the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
Being Human
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,220. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
How do you explain humanity to a machine? When Alek, a SimAid designed to perform domestic chores, experiences blackouts and awakens in a strange lab, he confides in his scientist owners' ten-year-old daughter, Bean. As their unlikely friendship develops, Bean helps Alek not only to understand human behaviour, but to discover the truth behind his unusual upgrades.
Not Exactly Innocent
Series: MI5 1/2, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,240. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Christian » Romance
When a mad would-be conqueror starts hiring and kidnapping experts in bioweapons and missiles, Triple-O Five and his bride are called back into action sooner than planned. (This is the 2014 revised edition.)
The Canary's Song
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,140. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Educational
The Canary’s Song is a fictional story about Mary Stuart’s final day before submitting to Physician Assisted Suicide. We experiencing her emotions and the feelings of those whose lives she impacts. As her day progresses, we learn the different viewpoints of those who love and serve her and the effect Mary’s decision has on them. The Canary’s Song is an excellent book for Bio-Ethics students.
Motives, emotion and memory - exploring how doctors think
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
A compilation of posts from the popular 'Illusions of Autonomy' blog on medical ethics PART 1: THE PSYCHOLOGY OF DOCTORS PART 2: COMPASSIONATE CARE PART 3: AT THE COALFACE PART 4: ASSISTED DYING PART 5: MEDICAL ERROR PART 6: CARE TOWARDS THE END OF LIFE AND RESUSCITATION PART 7: QUICK, TOPICAL MEDICAL ETHICS OVERVIEWS PART 8: THE LIVERPOOL CARE PATHWAY CONTROVERSY