Medical Ethics in the Ancient World

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SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY

These are among the principal works that were consulted. They are divided into separate sections of books and articles. A still useful list of primary source material may be found in Miriam Drabkin, “A Select Bibliography of Greek and Roman Medicine,” Bulletin of the History of Medicine 2, no. 4 (1942): 399–408.


BOOKS

Ackemecht, Edwin H. A Short History of Medicine. New York: Ronald Press, 1955.

Allbutt, Clifford T. Greek Medicine in Rome. London: MacMillan Ltd., 1921.

Amundsen, Darrel W. Medicine, Society and Faith in the Ancient and Medieval Worlds. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996.

Ariès, Philippe. The Hour of Our Death. Translated by Helen Weaver. New York: Knopf, 1981.

Aristotle. HistoriaAnimalium. Translated by D. W. Thompson. Vol. IV of The Works of A ris totle, edited by J. A. Smith and W. D. Ross. 11 vols. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1910.

———. The Basic Works of Aristotle. Edited by Richard McKeon. New York: Random House, 1941.

———. Politics. Translated by H. Rackham. Loeb Classical Library. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1969.

Asimov, Isaac. Asimov's Chronology of the World: The History of the World from the Big Bang to Modem Times. New York: Harper Collins, 1991.

Barker, Ernest. The Politics of Aristotle. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1946.

Beauchamp, Tom L. and Seymour Perlin, eds. Ethical Issues in Death and Dying. New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1978.

Bourke, Vernon J. History of Ethics. 2 vols. New York: Image Books, 1970.

Bowra, C. M. The Greek Experience. New York: Mentor Books, 1959.

Breasted, James H. The Edwin Smith Surgical Papyrus. 2 vols. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1930.

Burnet, John. Early Greek Philosophy. New York: Macmillan, 1980.

Callahan, Daniel. Setting Limits: Medical Goals in an Aging Society. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1987.

Chadwick, John and W. N. Mann. The Medical Works of Hippocrates. Oxford: Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1950.

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Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents ix
  • Illustrations xv
  • Preface xvii
  • Acknowledgments xxi
  • Introduction 1
  • Part I - The Social and Scientific Setting 9
  • 1: The Status of the Physician 11
  • 2: Theories of Health and Disease 27
  • 3: Attitudes Toward Death 50
  • Part II - The Rise of Medical Ethics 69
  • 4: Who Was Hippocrates? 71
  • 5: The Hippocratic Oath 83
  • Part III - Abortion and Euthanasia 113
  • 6: The Problem of Abortion 115
  • 7: The Problem of Euthanasia 147
  • 8: The Physicians Moral Responsibility 173
  • Conclusion 185
  • Epilogue 195
  • Appendix A - Principles of Medical Ethics 225
  • Appendix B - A Patient S Bill of Rights 227
  • Appendix C - Declaration of Geneva 230
  • Appendix D - Code for Nurses 231
  • Appendix E - Animal Use in Biomedical Research 233
  • Appendix F - Historical Chronology: Ancient Medicine and Culture 236
  • Select Bibliography 239
  • Index 251
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