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    Dementia Beyond Pathology: What People Diagnosed Can Teach Us About Our Shared Humanity.Steven R. Sabat - 2019 - Journal of Bioethical Inquiry 16 (2):163-172.
    In this article, I explore how methods of investigation can allow us either to appreciate the intact cognitive and social abilities of people with Alzheimer’s disease or unwittingly obscure those same abilities. Specifically, I shall assert that the biomedical- quantitative approach, while being generally appropriate for drug efficacy studies, does not allow us to appreciate the many significant strengths possessed by people diagnosed with dementia, qualitative/narrative approaches do so admirably, and understanding the cognitive and social strengths of people diagnosed is (...)
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    The 'Demented Other' or Simply 'a Person'? Extending the Philosophical Discourse of Naue and Kroll Through the Situated Self.Steven R. Sabat, Ann Johnson, Caroline Swarbrick & John Keady - 2011 - Nursing Philosophy 12 (4):282-292.
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  3. Dementia: Mind, Meaning, and the Person.Julian Hughes, Stephen Louw & Steven R. Sabat (eds.) - 2005 - Oxford University Press.
    Dementia is an illness that raises important questions about our own attitudes to illness and aging. It also raises very important issues beyond the bounds of dementia to do with how we think of ourselves as people--fundamental questions about personal identity. Is the person with dementia the same person he or she was before? Is the individual with dementia a person at all? In a striking way, dementia seems to threaten the very existence of the self.LThis book brings together philosophers (...)
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    Subjectivity, the Brain, Life Narratives and the Ethical Treatment of Persons With Alzheimer's Disease.Steven R. Sabat - 2009 - American Journal of Bioethics 9 (9):23-25.
  5. Mind, Meaning and Personhood in Dementia: The Effects of Positioning.Steven R. Sabat - 2005 - In Julian Hughes, Stephen Louw & Steven R. Sabat (eds.), Dementia: Mind, Meaning, and the Person. Oxford University Press.
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    The Alzheimer's Disease Sufferer as a Semiotic Subject.Steven R. Sabat & Rom Harré - 1994 - Philosophy, Psychiatry, and Psychology 1 (3):145-160.
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    Voices of Alzheimer's Disease Sufferers: A Call for Treatment Based on Personhood.Steven R. Sabat - 1998 - Journal of Clinical Ethics 9 (1):35.
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    The Advance Directive Conjuring Trick and the Person with Dementia.Julian C. Hughes & Steven R. Sabat - 2008 - In Guy Widdershoven (ed.), Empirical Ethics in Psychiatry. Oxford University Press. pp. 123--40.
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    Mild Cognitive Impairment: What's in a Name?Steven R. Sabat - 2006 - Philosophy, Psychiatry, and Psychology 13 (1):13-20.