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Personhood and health care

David C. Thomasma

Personhood and health care

by David C. Thomasma

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Published by Kluwer Academic Pub. in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical ethics.,
  • Bioethics.,
  • Persons.,
  • Agent (Philosophy),
  • Medical care.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby David C. Thomasma, and David N. Weisstub, and Christian Hervé.
    SeriesInternational library of ethics, law, and the new medicine -- v. 7
    ContributionsWeisstub, David N., 1944-, Hervé, Christian.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR724 .T536 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 449 p. ;
    Number of Pages449
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20644359M
    ISBN 101402000987
    LC Control Number2001050226

    Philosophers historically have been correct about what some of the pivotal distinctive features of personhood are, e.q., rationality, communications and self-consciousness, but they have been wrong about the methods of recognizing and asserting personhood, and about the relative importance of feelings. In clinical care, complaints often surface Cited by: 4. The case has relevance for health care education and practice, challenging professionals to examine their views on personhood and self-care agency, and the ways in which those views impact the.

    Spirituality is not an optional extra in a healthcare system that generally describes itself as holistic. Along with the physical, the patient’s need for psychological, spiritual, and emotional care form a quadrilateral generally accepted by healthcare professionals. This amalgam of needs is felt and addressed by persons in their unique life narrative; personhood is thus the pivotal point Author: Rosalie Hudson. Health care, health-care, or healthcare is the maintenance or improvement of health via the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, recovery, or cure of disease, illness, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in people. Health care is delivered by health professionals in allied health fields. Physicians and physician associates are a part of these health professionals.

    This book presents a theory of personhood and moral personhood using results from recent work on intentionality in the philosophy of mind. An account of intentional kinds, causation, and explanation is provided to resolve some current issues in moral and legal theory, and to examine questions raised in law and medicine where it is necessary to deal with human individuals at the boundaries of. The movement of the World Health Organization (WHO) to declassify transgender identity as a mental disorder is simultaneously a step forward in affirming the personhood of gender minority individuals, and a step backward in diagnoses that adequately reflect their health needs. The solutions posited by the WHO reveal the systemic influence of health insurance policies in defining not only.


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Personhood and health care by David C. Thomasma Download PDF EPUB FB2

PERSONHOOD AND HEALTH CARE This book arose as a result of a pre-conference devoted to the topic held J in Paris, France. The pre-conference preceded the Annual Congress of the International Academy ofLaw and Mental Health.

Other chapters were solicited after the conference in order to more completely explore the relation of Manufacturer: Springer. The book is divided into four parts, Concepts of the Person, Theories of Personhood in Relation to Health Care and Bioethics, Person and Identity, and Personhood and Hs Relations.

Each section explores a critical arena in constructing the relation of personhood to health : Hardcover. PERSONHOOD AND HEALTH CARE This book arose as a result of a pre-conference devoted to Personhood and health care book topic held J in Paris, France. The pre-conference preceded the Annual Congress of the International Academy ofLaw and Mental Health.

Other chapters were solicited after the. Preserving personhood is at the heart of person-centred health care. As the name suggests, this is a model of care that views people with health conditions as people first. Person-centred (also known as patient-centred or client-centred) care recognizes a person’s inherent value and dignity, respects individual preferences and choices, and.

The book is divided into four parts, Concepts of the Person, Theories of Personhood in Relation to Health Care and Bioethics, Person and Identity, and Personhood and Hs Relations. Each section explores a critical arena in constructing the relation of personhood to health care.

PERSONHOOD AND HEALTH CARE This book arose as a result of a pre-conference devoted to the topic held J in Paris, France. The pre-conference preceded the Annual Congress of the International Academy ofLaw and Mental Health.

Other chapters were solicited after the conference in order to Price: $ ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages ; 25 cm. Contents: Preface / David C. Thomasma, David N.

Weisstub and Christian Herve --Homage to Yves Pelicier / Christian Herve --pt. ts of the Person --Ch. Development of the Concept of Personhood / Jean Delumeau --Ch. s / Lenn E. Goodman --Ch. Human Person as The. The way that people understand and relate to each other contributes towards the acknowledgement or development and maintenance of personhood.

Nevertheless, being an actual person in the first place is important and determining what or who is a person involves setting boundaries (Baldwin and Capstick, ). PERSONHOOD AND HEALTH CARE This book arose as a result of a pre-conference devoted to the topic held J in Paris, France.

The pre-conference preceded the Annual Congress of the International Academy ofLaw and Mental : Springer Netherlands. Get this from a library. Personhood and Health Care. [David C Thomasma; David N Weisstub; Christian Hervé] -- This book offers a rich variety of thoughtful explorations on the nature of the human person especially as related to health care, medicine, and mental health.

Rarely are so many different viewpoints. Personhood and Health Care by David C. Thomasma,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(1). From such primary applications as the recognition of human rights to such practical applications as daily decisions in health care, personhood forms the fundamental basis of the human community.

And, unlike personhood in the individual context, the application of concepts of personhood in the interpersonal, or social, context is subject to Author: Frederick J. White. PERSONHOOD AND HEALTH CARE This book arose consequently of a pre-conference devoted to the matter held J in Paris, France.

The pre-conference preceded the Annual Congress of the Worldwide Academy ofLaw and Psychological Health. The concept of a person is frequently invoked in medical ethics literature. Typically, it is appealed to in order to sustain a claimed difference in moral status between one (usually human) individual and another.

Thus the concept is appealed to in the context of debates concerning the justification of abortion, the withdrawal of treatment from humans in persistent vegetative states, and Author: Steven D Edwards. PERSONHOOD AND HEALTH CARE This book arose as a result of a pre-conference devoted to the topic held J in Paris, France.

The pre-conference preceded the Annual Congress of the International Academy ofLaw and Mental : Hardcover. Promoting the Concept of Personhood in Practice, produced and directed by Anju Joshi, is a minute DVD that highlights a number of key issues related to personhood of older : Jenny Ploeg.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : David C. Thomasma. But ‘whole person care’ would represent a fundamental change in direction from a future Government. Under this construct, social care would become subsumed under the NHS such that health and care could be unified at last.

Possibly it paves the way for a National Care Service at some later date too. This book is an important and timely contribution for those interested in understanding the intricacies of personhood and care in advanced old age.

Higgs and Gilleard are ‘concerned with examining the nature of personhood and the place of care in both resisting and in realising the fourth age's imaginary’ (p. vi, emphasis added). About The Book.

PERSONHOOD AND HEALTH CARE This book arose as a result of a pre-conference devoted to the topic held J in Paris, France.

Book Author(s): Brendan McCormack DPhil (Oxon.), BSc (Hons.) Professor for Nursing Research. Institute of Nursing Research/School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Belfast Health & Social Care Trust, Northern Ireland.

Search for more papers by this author. First The Embodied Person and Personhood. Connecting Concepts of Persons through.Personhood, it’s a crucial concept in our everyday lives and in health care. Yet, to a significant extent in the area of secular bioethics it has been under-theorised.

Into this gap steps and enormously important contribution, Personhood and Health Care, a collection of thirty chapters by a. The aim of this paper is to explore the concepts of personhood and compassion, as perceived by staff caring for people with dementia (PwD) in community-based dementia daycare.

Autonomy in the Western culture is closely related to concepts of personhood and form the cornerstone of person centered care. Participants in this study were recruited from multi-disciplinary Author: Rakel Berenbaum, Chariklia Tziraki, Keren Mazuz.