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Bodily Disrepair: Bioprecarity in the context of humanitarian surgical missions

Nancy Worthington

in Bodily Interventions and Intimate Labour: Understanding Bioprecarity

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781526138569
eISBN:
9781526152138
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526138576.00016
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

Pediatric heart surgery missions define an emergent, high-tech form of medical humanitarianism characterized by their focus not on populations in crisis (Redfield 2013), but on broken body parts—in ... More


ethical conflicts of a complex humanitarian emergency: the last king of scotland

alan roth

in The Picture of Health: Medical Ethics and the Movies

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199735365
eISBN:
9780190267520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199735365.003.0042
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter discusses the ethical implications of decisions made in the context of a complex humanitarian emergency, as seen in the film The Last King of Scotland (2006). The film tells the story of ... More


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