OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

Thinking Through Breast Cancer: A Philosophical Exploration of Diagnosis, Treatment, and Survival

ISBN : 9780190637033

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¥5,379
著者: 
Mary Ann G. Cutter
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ページ
256 ページ
フォーマット
Hardcover
サイズ
148 x 218 mm
刊行日
2018年05月
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Thinking Through Breast Cancer is a philosophical analysis of breast cancer inspired by the author's journey as a breast cancer patient. It sets out to show the relevancy of philosophical thinking in medicine today and shares advice about how to navigate the uncertainty of breast cancer diagnosis, treatment, and survival.

目次: 

I. Introduction
II. How is Breast Cancer Described?
III. How is Breast Cancer Explained?
IV.How is Breast Cancer Evaluated?
V. How is Breast Cancer a Social Phenomenon?
VI. What is the Relation among the Descriptive, Explanatory, Evaluative, and Social Dimensions of Breast Cancer?
VII. What Are the Ethical Implications of How Medicine Understands Breast Cancer?
VIII. Extended Musings
Glossary of Medical Terms
Glossary of Philosophical Terms
References

著者について: 

Mary Ann G. Cutter is Professor in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. She holds a Ph.D. in Philosophy from Georgetown University through the Kennedy Institute of Ethics Program. She is the author of numerous publications on the philosophy of disease and bioethical topics, including AIDS, genetics, death and dying, and women's health care. In 1997, Professor Cutter received a CU system-wide Service Award for her work in developing genetic protection legislation for the State of Colorado.

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