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  1. The Problem of Spontaneous Abortion: Is the Pro-Life Position Morally Monstrous?Bruce P. Blackshaw & Daniel Rodger - 2019 - The New Bioethics 25 (2):103-120.
    A substantial proportion of human embryos spontaneously abort soon after conception, and ethicists have argued this is problematic for the pro-life view that a human embryo has the same moral status as an adult from conception. Firstly, if human embryos are our moral equals, this entails spontaneous abortion is one of humanity’s most important problems, and it is claimed this is absurd, and a reductio of the moral status claim. Secondly, it is claimed that pro-life advocates do not act as (...)
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  2. Can Schools Fairly Select Their Students?Michael Merry & Richard Arum - 2018 - Theory and Research in Education 16 (3):330-350.
    Selection within the educational domain breeds a special kind of suspicion. Whether it is the absence of transparency in the selection procedure, the observable outcomes of the selection, or the criteria of selection itself, there is much to corroborate the suspicion many have that selection in practice is unfair. And certainly as it concerns primary and secondary education, the principle of educational equity requires that children not have their educational experiences or opportunities determined by their postcode, their ethnic status, first (...)
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  3. The Social Dimensions of Privacy.Beate Roessler & Dorota Mokrosinska (eds.) - 2015 - Cambridge University Press.
    Written by a select international group of leading privacy scholars, Social Dimensions of Privacy endorses and develops an innovative approach to privacy. By debating topical privacy cases in their specific research areas, the contributors explore the new privacy-sensitive areas: legal scholars and political theorists discuss the European and American approaches to privacy regulation; sociologists explore new forms of surveillance and privacy on social network sites; and philosophers revisit feminist critiques of privacy, discuss markets in personal data, issues of privacy in (...)
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  4. Defining War.Jessica Wolfendale - 2017 - In Michael Gross & Tamar Meisels (eds.), Soft War: The Ethics of Unarmed Conflict. Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press. pp. 16-32.
    In international law and just war theory, war is treated as normatively and legally unique. In the context of international law, war’s special status gives rise to a specific set of belligerent rights and duties, as well as a complex set of laws related to, among other things, the status of civilians, prisoners of war, trade and economic relationships, and humanitarian aid. In particular, belligerents are permitted to derogate from certain human rights obligations and to use lethal force in a (...)
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  5. Shaping Access to Hospital Ethics Committees: Some Critical Issues.Gerald J. Mozdzierz, C. William Reiquam & Linda C. Smith - 1989 - HEC Forum 1 (1):31-39.
  6. 1. Hospital Ethics Committees: The Healing Function.Richard Moskowitz - 1990 - HEC Forum 1 (6):309-315.
  7. The Rights of Persons and the Rights of Property.Eran Asoulin - 2017 - Arena 151.
    Mirvac chief executive Susan Lloyd-Hurwitz, not one usually associated with sympathy for tenants on the rental market, said earlier this year that ‘renting in Australia is generally a very miserable customer experience…the whole industry is set up to serve the owner not the tenant’ Her observation is basically correct and the solution she offers is to change the current situation where small investors, supported by generous government tax concessions, provide effectively all of the country’s private rental housing. Lloyd-Hurwitz wants Mirvac, (...)
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  8. The ABCs of Children's Health Care: How the Medicaid Expansions Affected Access, Burdens, and Coverage Between 1987 and 1996.Jessica S. Banthin & Thomas M. Selden - 2003 - Inquiry: The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing 40 (2):133-145.
  9. Attention Regulation and Monitoring in Meditation.Antoine Lutz, Heleen A. Slagter, John D. Dunne & Richard J. Davidson - 2008 - Trends in Cognitive Sciences 12 (4):163-169.
    Meditation can be conceptualized as a family of complex tial to be specific about the type of meditation practice emotional and attentional regulatory training regimes under investigation. Failure to make such distinctions developed for various ends, including the cultivation of..
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  10. Evaluating Violent Conduct in Sport: A Hierarchy of Vice.Paul Davis & Emily Ryall - 2017 - Sport, Ethics and Philosophy 11 (2):207-218.
    The landscape of sport shows conspicuous discursive and material disparities between the responses to openly violent on-field transgressors and the responses to other kinds of transgressor, most notably drug users. The former gets off significantly lighter in terms of ideological framing and formal punishment. The latter—and drug users in particular—are typically demonised and heavily punished, whilst the former are regularly lionised, dramatised, celebrated and punished less severely. The preceding disparities cannot be upheld from the standpoint of morality in general or (...)
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  11. Lifestyle and Rights: A Neo-Secular Conception of Human Dignity.Ahmet Murat Aytaç - 2017 - Philosophy and Social Criticism 43 (4-5):495-502.
    The challenges facing the life-worlds of political societies in the Islamic world require a radical shift of perspective that can improve our understanding of the contemporary situation of human rights politics. Not only the classical formulation of secularism, which aims at liberating the public sphere from domination of ‘the sacred’, but also the political-theological approach, which addresses the problems of modernity within the context of a disguised and refurbished dominance of ‘the transcendence’, suffer from and share a basic insufficiency in (...)
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  12. Philosophical Provocation: The Lifeblood of Clinical Ethics.Laurence B. McCullough - 2017 - Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 42 (1):1-6.
    The daily work of the clinical ethics teacher and clinical ethics consultant falls into the routine of classifying clinical cases by ethical type and proposing ethically justified alternatives for the professionally responsible management of a specific type of case. Settling too far into this routine creates the risk of philosophical inertia, which is not good either for the clinical ethicist or for the field of clinical ethics. The antidote to this philosophical inertia and resultant blinkered vision of clinical ethics is (...)
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  13. Why Aren't Duties Rights&Quest.Rowan Cruft - 2006 - Philosophical Quarterly 56 (223):175-192.
    I do not answer my title’s question in this paper. Instead, my aims are first to show that the question is worth asking, secondly to show that its answer will not be trivial, and thirdly to show that it is unclear what the answer is. From these three conclusions it follows that many contemporary Hohfeldian approaches to the conceptual analysis of rights (including those of Sumner, Jones, Kramer, Wenar and myself)1, while potentially capable of extensional accuracy, overlook an essential but (...)
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  14. Journalists as Agents of Cultural Change: From Rationality Back to Nature.Robert Albin - 2007 - International Journal of Applied Philosophy 21 (2):265-274.
    The purpose of this paper is to examine the ways in which journalism—print and electronic—shapes our cultural fabric and modes of discourse. Journalists report facts and comment on them in a provocative style. They stimulate us with captivating images and colorful language, shifting our minds from a more intellectual contemplation of reality. Finally, journalists bring death into our lives through grim pictures of wars and natural disasters. I suggest that these relatively recent trends in journalism are responsible for a gradual (...)
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  15. Eliminating the Harm We Cause: A Defense of Singer and Agent-Causation Responsibility.John K. Alexander - 2008 - Philosophy in the Contemporary World 15 (1):11-21.
    Peter Singer places a stringent requirement on us to come to the aid of those who are suffering, as long as we do not have to give up something of comparable worth. I consider some criticisms of this view here, while arguing in defense of Singer’s conclusion. I presume here that it is morally impermissible to create unnecessary and avoidable harm to innocent people. I argue that if we have an adequate understanding of agent causation and moral responsibility then we (...)
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  16. The Convention for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Article 12: Prospective Feminist Lessons Against the “Will and Preferences” Paradigm.Camillia Kong - unknown
    Human rights have recently impacted on current conceptualisations of the rights and obligations owed to individuals with impairments, culminating in the UN Convention for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Particularly significant is Article 12, where interpretations have heralded a “will and preferences” paradigm which rejects substituted decision-making mechanisms, even in situations where an individual should make personally harmful or unwise decisions about their treatment, care, or relationships. This paper explores problems with “strict” and “flexible” interpretations of Article 12, focusing (...)
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  17. The Birth of the First Child as a Positive Event in the Lives of Young Parents.Małgorzata Wójtowicz-Dacka - 2014 - Polish Psychological Bulletin 45 (2):103-111.
    The aim of the study was to research the relatioship between level of knowledge possessed by the contemporary parents about the psychological needs of small children and their perception of the birth of their child as a positive event. Study involved 90 parents, aged 25-30, who are currently raising young children up to 1 year of age. The analyses that were carried out verified the existence of such a correlation, but the event of birth is not a positive event for (...)
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  18. The Interface Between the U.N. Convention on the Rights of the Child and the Future Hague Conference Instrument on the International Recovery of Child Support and Other Forms of Family Maintenance: A Point of View From Israel.Andrea Bonomi, Paul Volken & Petar Sarcevic - 2009 - In Andrea Bonomi, Paul Volken & Petar Sarcevic (eds.), Yearbook of Private International Law: Volume Vi. Sellier de Gruyter.
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  19. Viewing Behavior of Children and TV Guidance by Parents: A Comparison of Parent and Child Reports.Nicole Lucassen & Cees M. Koolstra - 2004 - Communications 29 (2):179-198.
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  20. Semantic Field Analysis in the Study of Parent-Child Relationships.Magdalena Budziszewska - 2009 - Polish Psychological Bulletin 40 (4):233-242.
    Semantic Field Analysis in the Study of Parent-Child Relationships This article discusses the applicability of semantic field analysis to the study of development and change in important interpersonal relations on the example of parent-child relationships. The narrative material was compiled from responses of 348 teenagers and young adults aged 13-30 years. Participants wrote about their parents. On the basis of the context, semantic fields were generated for the high-incidence phrase "to love one's parents", which is the primary model of conceptualizing (...)
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  21. Context-Aware Access Control Model for Privacy Support in Mobile-Based Assisted Living.Nikolay Teslya, Nikolay Shilov, Alexey Kashevnik & Alexander Smirnov - 2015 - Journal of Intelligent Systems 24 (3):333-342.
    The average lifetime of people in advanced countries is significantly increased in the XXI century. The number of old and dependent people is rising due many innovations in health care: new technologies, medicine, and a lot of innovative devices that allow people to monitor their health and consult with a doctor in case of problems. In the last years, a number of information systems have been developed in the health-care area to assist people in living. Modern systems increase their mobility (...)
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  22. Quality Education Through Child-Friendly Schools: Resource Allocation for the Protection of Children’s Rights.Mariam Orkodashvili - 2013 - Revista Romaneasca pentru Educatie Multidimensionala 5 (1):101-109.
    The paper discusses the idea and purpose of Child-Friendly Schools initiated by the UNICEF. It analyses the implications of CFSs in terms of improving children’s health and nutrition, promoting gender equality, protecting children’s rights, re-defining education quality and creating positive psycho-emotional environment at schools.
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  23. Developing Drugs as If Children Mattered UNICEF The State of the World’s Children 2015: Reimagine the Future.Thomas W. Pogge, N. Haider & Z. Rizvi - unknown
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  24. The Harmonisation of Private Law in Europe and Children's Tort Liability: A Case of Fundamental and Children's Rights Mainstreaming.Nuno Ferreira - unknown
    The debate around private law harmonisation in the EU has gradually moved from a narrow scope of market-related issues to the creation of a European civil code. The relationship between this process and children’s rights is, however, rarely acknowledged. The political, social and legal legitimacy of these harmonisation eff orts have come under strict scrutiny, but hardly ever from the point of view of children. This article explores the impact of the process of legal harmonisation on children’s rights, and uses (...)
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  25. Privacy and Democracy.Paul Voice - 2016 - South African Journal of Philosophy 35 (3):1-9.
    The meaning of privacy has been frequently disputed in the philosophical and -/- legal literature since Warren and Brandeis first argued for it as a distinct and -/- important personal and social value. Nevertheless, while the meaning of privacy -/- is held to be vague, there is general agreement that Warren and Brandeis were -/- correct in their assessment of its value. Theorists of democracy, on the other hand, -/- have been ambivalent towards the realm of the private. This paper (...)
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  26. Moral Status and Human Life: The Case for Children's Superiority.James G. Dwyer - 2010 - Cambridge University Press.
    Are children of equal, lesser, or perhaps even greater moral importance than adults? This work of applied moral philosophy develops a comprehensive account of how adults as moral agents ascribe moral status to beings - ourselves and others - and on the basis of that account identifies multiple criteria for having moral status. It argues that proper application of those criteria should lead us to treat children as of greater moral importance than adults. This conclusion presents a basis for critiquing (...)
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  27. Paternalism.Jessica Begon - 2016 - Analysis 76 (3):355-373.
  28. Parental Rights and Public Education.James Oliphant - 1907 - International Journal of Ethics 17 (2):205-217.
  29. Le Projet Parental : Une Marchandisation de L’Enfant?Marcel-Louis Viallard - 2016 - Cités 65 (1):53.
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  30. Disability Rights, Social Rights, and Freedom.N. J. Hirschmann - 2016 - Journal of International Political Theory 12 (1):42-57.
  31. Paternalism and Justification.James Woodward - 1982 - Canadian Journal of Philosophy 12 (sup1):67-89.
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  32. Privacy.Michael E. Williams - 1994 - New Blackfriars 75 (878):65-72.
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  33. V.—Privacy.R. Wollheim - 1951 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 51 (1):83-104.
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  34. Parental and Sibling Migration and High Blood Pressure Among Rural Children in China.Ming Wen & Kelin Li - 2016 - Journal of Biosocial Science 48 (1):129-142.
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  35. Children's Human Rights and Public Schooling in the United States.Alfonso Montero - 2015 - Educational Studies: Journal of the American Educational Studies Association 51 (2):185-188.
  36. Le Parental Et le Conjugal.Anne Thevenot - 2001 - Dialogue: Families & Couples 151 (1):51.
  37. A Model of Perceptual Classification in Children and Adults.Linda B. Smith - 1989 - Psychological Review 96 (1):125-144.
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  38. The Moral and Political Status of Children.David Archard & Colin M. Macleod (eds.) - 2002 - Oxford University Press.
    The book contains original essays by distinguished moral and political philosophers on the topic of the moral and political status of children. It covers the themes of children's rights, parental rights and duties, the family and justice, and civic education.
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  39. Examining Children's Interests in Light of Parent -Centered Trends in Education.Colleen Vojak - unknown
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  40. Seeing the Way They Are in the Way They IM: Case Studies of Instant Messaging in Taiwanese Fifth Graders' Lives.Wanju Huang - unknown
    Empirical studies suggest instant messaging is a dominant Internet activity among teenagers and has been portrayed as an essential element in teenagers’ social lives. How IMing exists in younger aged children, however, receives little investigation. What a person’s IMing usage can tell us beyond its critical role in one’s personal relations deserves further exploration. With this in mind, I interviewed five 11-year-old elementary school students in Taiwan on their use of IMing with peers over Yahoo!Messenger and on their interactions with (...)
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  41. Dignity, Descent, and the Rights to Family Life.Lior Barshack - 2014 - The Law and Ethics of Human Rights 8 (2).
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  42. The Lost Children: When the Right to Children Conflicts with the Rights of Children.Pamela Laufer-Ukeles - 2014 - The Law and Ethics of Human Rights 8 (2).
  43. Protecting Rights and Building Capacities: Challenges to Global Mental Health Policy in Light of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.Sheila Wildeman - 2013 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 41 (1):48-73.
  44. Who's Your Nanny? Choice, Paternalism and Public Health in the Age of Personal Responsibility.Lindsay F. Wiley, Micah L. Berman & Doug Blanke - 2013 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 41 (s1):88-91.
  45. Expanding the Horizons of Disability Law in India: A Study From a Human Rights Perspective.Tushti Chopra - 2013 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 41 (4):807-820.
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  46. An Ethics Expertise for Clinical Ethics Consultation.Lisa M. Rasmussen - 2011 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 39 (4):649-661.
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  47. An Appraisal of Abortion Laws in Southern Africa From a Reproductive Health Rights Perspective.Charles Npena - 2004 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 32 (4):708-717.
  48. Human Rights and Wrongs: Could Health Impact Assessment Help?Eileen O'Keefe & Alex Scott-Samuel - 2002 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 30 (4):734-738.
  49. Taking Rights Seriously in Health.Scott Bums, Zita Lazzarini & Lawrence O. Gostin - 2002 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 30 (4):490-491.
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  50. Managed Care: Health Providers' Bill of Rights Now Law in California.Bryan Lee - 2003 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 31 (1):157-159.
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