Medicine after the Holocaust : from the master race to the human genome and beyond / edited by Sheldon Rubenfeld, in conjunction with the Holocaust Museum Houston
- Foreword: This Past Must Not Be Prologue / Francis S. Collins -- Introduction / Sheldon Rubenfeld -- Pt. 1. Eugenics, Euthanasia, Extermination -- 1. When Evil was Good and Good Evil: Remembrances of Nuremberg / Edmund D. Pellegrino -- 2. Medicine during the Nazi Period: Historical Facts and Some Implications for Teaching Medical Ethics and Professionalism / Volker Roelcke -- 3. Academic Medicine during the Nazi Period: The Implications for Creating Awareness of Professional Responsibility Today / William Seidelman -- 4. Misconceptions of "Race" as a Biological Category: Then and Now / Theresa M. Duello -- 5. Mad, Bad, or Evil: How Physician Healers Turn to Torture and Murder / Michael A. Grodin -- 6. Genetic Diversity Has Prevailed, Not the Master Race / Ferid Murad -- Pt. 2. Medicine after the Holocaust -- 7. Genetics and Eugenics: A Personal Odyssey / James D. Watson -- 8. The Stain of Silence: Nazi Ethics and Bioethics / Arthur L. Caplan -- 9. The Legacy of the Nuremberg Doctors' Trial to American Bioethics and Human Rights / George J. Annas -- 10. A More Perfect Human: The Promise and the Peril of Modern Science / Leon R. Kass -- 11. What Does "Medicine after the Holocaust" Have to Do with Aid in Dying? / Kathryn L. Tucker -- 12. Is Physician-Assisted Suicide Ever Permissible? / Wesley J. Smith -- 13. Cinematic Perspectives on Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide / Glen O. Gabbard -- 14. Science, Medicine, and Religion in and after the Holocaust / John M. Haas -- 15. Why Science and Religion Need to Cooperate to Prevent a Recurrence of the Holocaust / Irving Greenberg -- 16. The Status of the Relationship between the Citizen and the Government / Ward Connerly -- 17. From Nuremberg to the Human Genome: The Rights of Human Research Participants / Henry T. Greely -- 18. Medical Professionalism: Lessons from the Holocaust / Jordan J. Cohen -- 19. Assessing Risk in Patient Care / George Paul Noon -- 20. Jewish Medical Ethics and Risky Treatments / Avraham Steinberg -- Afterword / Michael E. DeBakey -- App. A. Additional Information.
- 9780230618947 (hbk.)
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- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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