9780415208499

Coercive Care: Ethics of Choice in Health & Medicine

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  • ISBN13:

    9780415208499

  • ISBN10:

    0415208491

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1999-08-04
  • Publisher: Routledge

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Summary

Coercive Care: The Ethics of Choice in Health and Medicineasks probing and challenging questions regarding the use of coercion in health care and social services. This book combines philosophical analysis with comparative studies of social policy and law in a large number of industrialized countries and proposes an ideal of judicial security on a global scale.

Table of Contents

Preface vi
Acknowledgements ix
Introduction
1(21)
Somatic health care
22(33)
Preventive health care
55(25)
Infectious diseases
80(9)
Mental illness
89(16)
Forensic psychiatry
105(12)
Foetal/maternal conflicts
117(12)
Coercion in the social services
129(9)
Conclusion
138(3)
Appendix: Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine 141(14)
Glossary 155(3)
References 158(4)
Index 162

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