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Subjective Character of Experience in Medical Ethics: A Reply to Atkins

Nagasawa, Yujin

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In a recent issue of this Journal Kim Atkins argued that Thomas Nagel's argument regarding a bat's phenomenal experience is important for understanding the value placed on patient autonomy in medical ethics. In this reply to her paper, I demonstrate that

dc.contributor.authorNagasawa, Yujin
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-13T23:10:20Z
dc.date.available2015-12-13T23:10:20Z
dc.identifier.issn0264-3758
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/87411
dc.description.abstractIn a recent issue of this Journal Kim Atkins argued that Thomas Nagel's argument regarding a bat's phenomenal experience is important for understanding the value placed on patient autonomy in medical ethics. In this reply to her paper, I demonstrate that
dc.publisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
dc.sourceJournal of Applied Philosophy
dc.subjectKeywords: article; empathy; heart assist device; human; individuality; patient; patient attitude; personal autonomy; Philosophical Approach; philosophy; Professional Patient Relationship; psychological aspect; Philosophical Approach; Professional Patient Relationsh
dc.titleSubjective Character of Experience in Medical Ethics: A Reply to Atkins
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.description.refereedYes
local.identifier.citationvolume21
dc.date.issued2004
local.identifier.absfor220303 - Environmental Philosophy
local.identifier.ariespublicationMigratedxPub16680
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationNagasawa, Yujin, College of Arts and Social Sciences, ANU
local.bibliographicCitation.issue2
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage219
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage225
dc.date.updated2016-02-24T09:48:08Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-7444259824
CollectionsANU Research Publications

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