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  1. The Concept of Health and Disease.József Kovács - 1998 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 1 (1):31-39.
    Examining the naturalist and normativist concepts of health and disease this article starts with analysing the view of C. Boorse. It rejects Boorse's account of health as species-typical functioning, giving a critique of his view based on evolutionary theory of contemporary biology. Then it gives a short overview of the normativist theories of health, which can be objectivist and subjectivist theories. Rejecting the objectivist theories as philosophically untenable, it turns to the subjectivist theories of Gert and Culver, and to the (...)
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    Whose Identity is It Anyway?Jozsef Kovacs - 2009 - American Journal of Bioethics 9 (1):44 – 45.
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    The Transformation of (Bio)Ethics Expertise in a World of Ethical Pluralism.József Kovács - 2010 - Journal of Medical Ethics 36 (12):767-770.
    Today, bioethics experts have an increasing role in public life. However, the question arises: what does bioethics expertise really mean? Can there be such a thing in our globalised world characterised by ethical pluralism? I will argue that bioethics as a discipline represents the transformation of ethics expertise from a hard to a soft form of it. Bioethics was born as a reaction to the growing awareness of ethical pluralism, and it denied the hard form of normative–prescriptive ethics expertise (the (...)
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  4. Concepts of Health and Disease.Jozsef Kovács - 1989 - Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 14 (3):261-267.
    The paper differentiates between three levels of the notion of health – biological health, medical health, and social health – and underlines the cultural concept of health and disease, its dependence on religion, ideology, and the general view of life. Keywords: biological health, medical health, normality, social health, well-being CiteULike Connotea Del.icio.us What's this?
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    Orchestrated Platform for Cyber-Physical Systems.Róbert Lovas, Attila Farkas, Attila Csaba Marosi, Sándor Ács, József Kovács, Ádám Szalóki & Botond Kádár - 2018 - Complexity 2018:1-16.
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    Nordenfelt, L.: 1997, Talking About Health. A Philosophical Dialogue. [REVIEW]József Kovács - 1999 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 2 (2):215-216.
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    The Significance of Art in the Life of a Physician.Jozsef Kovacs - 1993 - Journal of Medical Humanities 14 (3):113-122.
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    Honorary Authorship and Symbolic Violence.Jozsef Kovacs - 2017 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 20 (1):51-59.
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