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Jeffrey H. Barker [8]Jeffrey Harrison Barker [1]
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    Respect for Persons, Informed Consent Andthe Assessment of Infectious Disease Risks in Xenotransplantation.Jeffrey H. Barker & Lauren Polcrack - 2001 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 4 (1):53-70.
    Given the increasing need for solid organ and tissue transplants and the decreasing supply of suitable allographic organs and tissue to meet this need, it is understandable that the hope for successful xenotransplantation has resurfaced in recent years. The biomedical obstacles to xenotransplantation encountered in previous attempts could be mitigated or overcome by developments in immunosuppression and especially by genetic manipulation of organ source animals. In this essay we consider the history of xenotransplantation, discuss the biomedical obstacles to success, explore (...)
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    Common-Pool Resources and Population Genomics in Iceland, Estonia, and Tonga.Jeffrey H. Barker - 2003 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 6 (2):133-144.
    This paper addresses the application of the ethical concept of trust and the legal and political concept of public trust to population genomics projects in Iceland, Estonia, and Tonga. Focusing on trust and public trust, the paper explores analogies between the genomics projects and the treatment of other common-pool resources, making use of the notion of trust as an ethical demand, derived from the works of Emmanuel Levinas and Knud Eljer Lgstrup. The paper discusses the degree to which the ethical (...)
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    Beyond Individualism.Jeffrey H. Barker - 1990 - Teaching Philosophy 13 (4):407-409.
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    Capital Punishment in the New Europe.Jeffrey H. Barker - 1996 - The European Legacy 1 (2):812-819.
    (1996). Capital punishment in the new Europe. The European Legacy: Vol. 1, Fourth International Conference of the International Society for the study of European Ideas, pp. 812-819.
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    The Immorality of Credible Nuclear Bluffs.Jeffrey H. Barker - 1989 - Public Affairs Quarterly 3 (3):1-14.