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Profile: Craig Edwards (University of Western Australia)
Profile: Craig Keneth Edwards (University of Western Australia)
  1. Craig Edwards (2011). Respect for Other Selves. Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 21 (4):349-378.
    How ought we respond to advance directives that appear to fly in the face of a severely mentally impaired patient's quality of life? An advance directive is a legal instrument wherein a person records instructions regarding the medical treatment that she is to receive in the event that she becomes persistently incapable of refusing or giving informed consent to treatment. Where these instructions are legally binding, they enable a person to exercise control over her future medical treatment. This has been (...)
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  2. Craig Edwards (2010). Beyond Mental Competence. Journal of Applied Philosophy 27 (3):273-289.
    Justification for psychiatric paternalism is most easily established where mental illness renders the person mentally incompetent, depriving him of the capacity for rational agency and for autonomy, hence undermining the basis for liberal rights against paternalism. But some philosophers, and no doubt some doctors, have been deeply concerned by the inadequacy of the concept of mental incompetence to encapsulate some apparently appealing cases for psychiatric paternalism. We ought to view mental incompetence as just one subset of a broader justification for (...)
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  3. Craig Edwards (2009). Changing Functions, Moral Responsibility, and Mental Illness. Philosophy, Psychiatry, and Psychology 16 (1):105-107.
  4. Craig Edwards (2009). Ethical Decisions in the Classification of Mental Conditions as Mental Illness. Philosophy, Psychiatry, and Psychology 16 (1):73-90.