The tasks of medicine: An ideology of care; edited by Peter Baume

Parker, Malcolm (1999) The tasks of medicine: An ideology of care; edited by Peter Baume. Bioethics, 13 2: 178-180. doi:10.1111/1467-8519.t01-1-00141


Author Parker, Malcolm
Title The tasks of medicine: An ideology of care; edited by Peter Baume
Formatted title
The Tasks of Medicine — An Ideology of Care edited by Peter Baume
Journal name Bioethics
ISSN 0269-9702: 1467-8519: 0206-9702
Publication date 1999-04-01
Sub-type Review of book, film, TV, video, software, performance, music etc
DOI 10.1111/1467-8519.t01-1-00141
Volume 13
Issue 2
Start page 178
End page 180
Total pages 3
Place of publication Oxford, U.K
Publisher Basil Blackwell
Language eng
Subject 11 Medical and Health Sciences
C1
Abstract No abstract
Formatted abstract
The Tasks of Medicine juxtaposes chapters recording the impressive achievements and future of medical science with those which challenge the nature and implications of its dominance, bringing to the reader an immediacy of the tensions discussed. It should be read by everyone associated with the provision of health care, and that is a very large number of people.
© Blackwell Publishers Ltd. 1999
Keyword Medical Ethics
Ethics
Social Sciences, Biomedical
Q-Index Code C1
Additional Notes Subtitle: "Roseberry, NSW: MacLennan & Petty, 1998. 324 pp. $A53.00 (pb)".

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Review of book, film, TV, video, software, performance, music etc
Collection: School of Medicine Publications
 
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