About the APA Newsletter on Philosophy and Medicine
The APA Newsletter on Philosophy and Medicine is published by the committee on philosophy and medicine. Direct all correspondence concerning newsletter content and submission deadlines to the newsletter editor(s). Other inquiries may be directed to Erin Shepherd.
In the current issue
From the Editors
Mark Sheldon and Mary Rorty
"Aristotle’s De Anima and Modern Biology: Both Irresolute on the Nature of Viruses," John R. McConnell III
"Wittgenstein and the Language of Abortion," Stephen Satris
"Moral Relativism and Medical Decisions," Michael Brodrick
"Everything Has Its Price: The Question Is Where to Draw the Line. A Kantian Approach to Human Gene Editing," Sarah Bianchi
"Revisiting the Voluntary, Nonvoluntary, and Involuntary Euthanasia Distinction," Deborah R. Barnbaum and Ryan Comeau
"Balancing Parental Autonomy and Harm to Others in the Wake of the Modern Anti-Vaccination Movement," Bertha Alvarez Manninen
"Mandatory Vaccination: A Response to a Libertarian Defense," Justin Bernstein
"Postcandelic," John R. McConnell III
"The Elbow Speaks," Felicia Nimue Ackerman
"Using Fiction to Help Teach Ethics in Medical Ethics Classes," Michael Boylan
"Children’s Rights and The Fault in Our Stars," Rosalind Ekman Ladd
"Disability and Well-Being: Appreciating the Complications," Stephen M. Campbell and Joseph A. Stramondo
"Toward a Critical Theory of Harm: Ableism, Normativity, and Transability (BIID)," Joel Michael Reynolds
"Curiosity-as-Care: Feminist Philosophies of Disability, Foucault, and the Ethics of Curiosity," Lauren Guilmette
"The Ableist Affections of a Neoliberal Politics," Jennifer Scuro
The APA Newsletter on Philosophy and Medicine is published by the APA Committee on Philosophy and Medicine. We invite submissions of articles and book reviews on any topic related to philosophy and medicine, as well as responses to material that appears in this newsletter.
All papers should follow the APA guidelines for gender-neutral language and use endnotes rather than footnotes. The APA Newsletters use The Chicago Manual of Style.
Send submissions electronically to the editors: Mary Rorty ([email protected]) and Mark Sheldon ([email protected])
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