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Pioneering Healthcare Law : Essays in Honour of Margaret Brazier (Hardcover)

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This book celebrates Professor Margaret Brazier’s outstanding contribution to the field of healthcare law and bioethics. It examines key aspects developed in Professor Brazier’s agenda-setting body of work, with contributions being provided by leading experts in the field from the UK, Australia, the U.S. and continental Europe. They examine a range of current and future challenges for healthcare law and bioethics, representing state-of-the-art scholarship in the field.

The book is organised into five parts. Part One discusses key principles and themes in healthcare law and bioethics. Part Two examines the dynamics of the patient-doctor relationship, in particular the role of patients. Part Three explores legal and ethical issues relating to the human body. Part Four discusses the regulation of reproduction, and Part Five examines the relationship between the criminal law and the healthcare process.

Offering a collaborative review of key and innovative themes in the field, the book will be of great interest and use to academics and students working in healthcare law and bioethics, and those working in health policy, law and regulation at both national and international levels.

This book explores and assesses new directions of research emerging within healthcare law, and is compiled to celebrate Professor Margaret Brazier?s outstanding contribution to the development of medical law and bioethics. The contributions in this volume examine key aspects developed in Professor Brazier?s own agenda-setting body of work, and is organised into five parts. Part One discusses the principles and theoretical development of healthcare law. Part Two examines the dynamics of the doctor-patient relationship, in particular the role of patients. Part Three explores law and ethics relating to human tissue. Part Four discusses the regulation of Reproduction, and Part Five examines criminal law and the healthcare process.

Contributions are provided by leading healthcare law and bioethics experts in the United Kingdom, Australia, the United States and continental Europe. As a collaborative review of key and innovative themes in the field, the book will be of great interest and use to academics and students working in healthcare law and bioethics, and those working in health policy, law and regulation at both national and international levels.

Number of Pages: 308
Genre: Freedom + Security / Law Enforcement, Philosophy
Sub-Genre: Medical Law + Legislation, Ethics + Professional Responsibility, Ethics + Moral Philosophy
Series Title: Biomedical Law and Ethics Library
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Language: English
Street Date: November 12, 2015
TCIN: 21531661
UPC: 9781138861091
Item Number (DPCI): 247-49-4081
$154.85
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