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Bioethics

What is Bioethics?

According to the Encyclopedia Britannica, Bioethics is "a branch of applied ethics that studies the philosophical, social, and legal issues arising in medicine and the life sciences. It is chiefly concerned with human life and well-being, though it sometimes also treats ethical questions relating to the nonhuman biological environment".

Bioethics encompasses many different topics. Among them are Abortion, Reproductive Technology, End of Life Issues, Organ Donation, and Human and Animal Experimentation.

This guide can help you to find information and resources on whatever aspect of Bioethics you are researching. Check the tabs on top to find books, articles, websites, videos, and podcasts on all types of Bioethics.

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