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Whose Ethics are Bioethics?

Montgomery, JR; (2012) Whose Ethics are Bioethics? [Lecture]. Presented at: UNSPECIFIED, Portsmouth Cathedral. Green open access

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This public lecture at Portsmouth Cathedral in a series on 'Values in Society' considers the way in which Churches can contribute to public bioethics. It suggests that they need to engage with public reasoning rather than assert positions in emotive terms. It then examines the implications of changes to the architecture of bioethics governance following the 'Bonfire of the Quangos'. It identifies options for the future, including the retreat of public bioethics from some areas, the privatisation of 'public ethics' through the 'big society' and an increased role for Parliamentary oversight.

Type: Conference item (Lecture)
Title: Whose Ethics are Bioethics?
Location: Portsmouth Cathedral
Dates: 2012-03-11 - 2012-03-11
Open access status: An open access version is available from UCL Discovery
Language: English
UCL classification: UCL
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > UCL SLASH
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > UCL SLASH > Faculty of Laws
URI: https://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/id/eprint/1436760
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