Ethics, rationing and the COVID-19 pandemic: philosophy and practice

Loughlin, Michael ORCID: (2021) Ethics, rationing and the COVID-19 pandemic: philosophy and practice. In: Anais XXIII Coloquio Internacional de Filosofia UNISINOS & IV Simposop de Filosofia da Medicia. Editora Unisinos (Unisinos University Press), University of Vale do Rio dos Sinos, Sao Leopoldo, Brazil, pp. 118-132.

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Two approaches to bioethical and broader applied philosophical debate are discussed and their implications in the context of the current Covid discourse are examined. It is argued that an approach designed to be more 'practical' can be counter-productive, and a more traditional approach to critical thinking has a new and vital role in the context of our current moral and epistemic controversies.

Item Type: Book Section
Additional Information: © The Author(s), 2021, The edition of these Annals had the financial support of FAPERGS
Subjects: Medicine and health > Person centered care
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Depositing User: Michael Loughlin
Date Deposited: 26 Oct 2021 20:54
Last Modified: 29 Oct 2021 13:08


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