Practical problems in medical ethics: II. Deaf by design

This week we are considering three case studies in medical ethics, proposed recently by my colleague at City College, Jeff Blustein. A couple of days ago we have encountered the first one, a case that stemmed from an unexpected finding of non-paternity, involving a kidney transplant. This time we’ll cut our ethical chops on a situation Jeff refers to as “deaf by design.”

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Philosophy as a Way of Life

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by Massimo Pigliucci. Practical philosophy, science, pseudoscience & good reasoning. Complete index of articles at https://massimopigliucci.org/essays/