The fiction of bioethics: Cases as literary texts

Tod S Chambers*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Tod Chambers suggests that literary theory is a crucial component in the complete understanding of bioethics. The Fiction of Bioethics explores the medical case study and distills the idea that bioethicists study real-life cases, while philosophers contemplate fictional accounts.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages207
ISBN (Electronic)9781315811376
ISBN (Print)9780415919883
Publication statusPublished - Dec 22 2015


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Arts and Humanities(all)
  • Social Sciences(all)

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