Journals Higher Education



Published: 21 March 2002

210 Pages


ISBN: 9780199251544

Bookseller Code (AJ)

Children, Families, and Health Care Decision-Making

Lainie Friedman Ross

Clarendon Press

Issues in Biomedical Ethics

  • an original treatment of a highly contentious issue
  • the first book focused on this topic
  • the author is a practicing clinician as well as a trained philosopher
  • she puts forward applications of her ethical conclusions in actual health care situations
  • written equally for ethicists and for paediatricians
  • also relevant to health care policy and law