Books tagged: bioethics

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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: $2.99 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.)
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
The Black Tulip Conundrum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,660. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Set in the world of the day after tomorrow, this tale of conspiracy, corruption and catastrophe pits scientists working at the frontiers of nanotechnology and the creation of life against an international criminal cartel determined to steal their discoveries to change the course of history.
Buddhism and Bioethics
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,830. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Buddhism and Bioethics is the first book to discuss contemporary issues in bioethics from a Buddhist perspective. Written in a clear and accessible style by a leading expert in field, and drawing on both ancient and modern sources, it shows how Buddhist ethical teachings can be applied to a range of controversial issues like abortion and euthanasia.
Social Injustice: What Evangelicals Need to Know About the World
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 80,740. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011 by Sacred Tribes Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
William Moulder and Michael Cooper have done us a great service in compiling these essays on justice from an evangelical perspective. The first three essays in this timely and important book lay out the biblical, theological and his-torical foundations of justice. The next six essays address the practical application of biblical principles of justice.
The Awakening
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Hailed as the top teen piano virtuoso, Art Jenicks has a promising future before him when suddenly his past begins to unravel. Orphaned at a young age, his parents’ lives have always been a mystery but now a highly classified program involving genetic engineering appears to have buried the truth. Welcome to the future of controlled human evolution.
And Then She Was Gone
Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,820. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2010 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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72 hours. The cops only look for missing adults after 72 hours. Three days for Nya Thales to turn up dead somewhere if ex-cop Clarke Lantham can't find her first. But when he sets foot in Nya's world, Lantham's race against time turns into a run for his life: blocked at all corners, framed for murder, and stalked by a killer intent on covering up who kidnapped Nya Thales--and Why.
Issues in Ethics
Price: Free! Words: 49,150. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Issues in ethics: the right to life, cloning, abortion, animal rights and other controversial topics.
Bioethics and Population
Price: Free! Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
Issues in the ethics and practice of demography and bioengineering - population control, the right to life, cloning, and abortion.