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Published by UNESCO Publishing in Paris .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Unesco,
  • Bioethics,
  • Human rights -- International cooperation

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About the Edition

This publication examines the dissemination of the Universal Declaration on Bioethics and Human Rights, and is part of the Organization"s continuous effort to contribute to the understanding of its principles worldwide. Topics examined include the historical background of the text and its evolution throughout the drafting process. It also provides a reflection on the Declaration"s relevance to previous declarations and bioethical literature, and its potential interpretation and application in challenging and complex bioethical debates.--Publisher"s description.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Henk A.M.J. ten Have and Michèle S. Jean.
SeriesEthics series, Ethics (Paris, France)
ContributionsHave, H. ten., Jean, Michèle., Unesco.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH332 .U54 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination370 p. ;
Number of Pages370
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23693032M
ISBN 10923104088X
ISBN 109789231040887
LC Control Number2009470366

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