Heroic measures: Just bioethics in an unjust world

Laurie Zoloth

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7 Scopus citations


In its excitement over the quandries posed by biotechnology, bioethics is in danger of neglecting basic health care needs. What is needed is an understanding of ethics that emphasizes responsibility to others rather than rights.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)34-40
Number of pages7
JournalHasting Center Report
Issue number6
StatePublished - 2001

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Health(social science)
  • Issues, ethics and legal aspects
  • Philosophy
  • Health Policy


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