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  1. Autonomy & Paternalism: Reflections on the Theory and Practice of Health Care.Thomas Nys, Yvonne Denier & Toon Vandevelde (eds.) - 2007 - Peeters.
    This book offers a thorough reflection on the relationship between autonomy and paternalism, and argues that, from both theoretical and practical angles, the ...
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    Rationality and Reasonableness.Toon Vandevelde - 1993 - International Studies in the Philosophy of Science 7 (1):85 – 86.
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    Participation, Immortality and the Gift Economy.Toon Vandevelde - 1996 - Ethical Perspectives 3 (3):123-127.
    Prof. Burkard Sievers was born in 1942 in Kiel, Germany. After studying philosophy in Frankfurt and sociology in Münster he worked for a number of years in the United States at the University of Michigan, Columbia University in New York and in Washington. At present he is full professor of organisation development' at the Bergische Universität, Wuppertal, Germany.He has published a number of articles in the area of 'organisational sociology’ in which he approaches management problems in organisations from a variety (...)
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    Ethical Aspects of Debt Reduction for the Poorest Countries.Jef van Gerwen & Toon Vandevelde - 2001 - Ethical Perspectives 8 (1):3-17.
    Debt reduction for the poorest countries of the world has become a self-evident goal for all people who feel concerned about the problems of the Third World, about absolute poverty and misery. Also, right-minded people think it is a primary ethical requirement that rich countries and powerful financial institutions should loosen the constraints imposed upon the weakest regions of the world. However, a closer look reveals that this is not just a technical matter, but that this issue is ridden with (...)
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    What Do We Owe the World's Poor?Toon Vandevelde - 2005 - Ethical Perspectives 12 (4):481-496.
    In his Law of Peoples, Rawls severely restricts our duties of justice towards the global poor. Many of his critics have replied that there actually exists a global basic structure and that hence the difference principle applies on a global scale.However the shipwrecked of globalization do not contribute in any substantial way to the creation of global wealth. We show that Martha Nussbaum’s cosmopolitan solution to this problem is unsatisfactory because it ignores scarcity as one of the circumstances of justice.If (...)
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