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Against Relativism: Cultural Diversity and the Search for Ethical Universals in Medicine
by Ruth Macklin
This book provides an analysis of the debate surrounding cultural dive rsity, and attempts to reconcile the seemingly opposing views of "ethi cal imperialism," the belief that each individual is entitled to funda mental human rights, and cultural relativism, the belief that ethics m ust be relative to particular cultures and societies. The author exami nes the role of ...more
Hardcover, 304 pages
Published March 4th 1999 by Oxford University Press, USA
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