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Should We Be Reaching for Immortality?

Tom Tomlinson, PhD Professor Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences Department of Philosophy Michigan State University Recorded February 13, 2019 Whether by chipping away at the…

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Pain But No Gain: Pain as a Problematic and Useless Concept?

Technical issues arose during this event that resulted in no audio in some places. Audio begins about 8 minutes in. Marleen Eijkholt, JD, PhD Assistant Professor Center for Ethics and Humanities in…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics A year ago 113 views 0  

What's the point of Michigan's vaccine waiver education requirement?

Mark Navin, PhD Associate Professor of Philosophy Oakland University Recorded February 14, 2018 Since 2015, Michigan parents have had to attend education sessions at public health offices if…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics A year ago 176 views 0  

Eeek! How fears shape our ethical relationships with animal and human 'others'

Monica List, DVM, MA PhD Candidate in the Department of Philosophy at Michigan State University Recorded October 24, 2012 The other is a being, human or animal, who has the power to place…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics 4 Years ago 12 views 0  

Brain Death, the Concept of ‘Persona,’ and the Principle of Wholeness

Masahiro Morioka Professor of Philosophy and Ethics at Osaka Prefecture University in Japan Recorded September 28, 2012 Japan is a country where unique discussions on brain death take place not…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics 4 Years ago 52 views 0