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The Nazi Doctors and the Nuremberg Code: Human Rights in Human Experimentation

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The atrocities committed by Nazi physicians and researchers during World War II prompted the development of the Nuremberg Code to define the ethics of modern medical experimentation utilizing human subjects. Since its enunciation, the Code has been viewed as one of the cornerstones of modern bioethical thought. The sources and ramifications of this important document are t ...more
Paperback, 400 pages
Published August 24th 1995 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published May 7th 1992)
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Laura Walin
Again, a book targeted on academic audiences, and a book of articles compiled together. What I liked in this one was that it grew from concrete into philosophical, and from a case-study into geneal/global over the pages. Also, or probably because of this, the authors managed to put the whole of Nuremberg into context, and extrapolate from there to the modern times.
Stacey
Interesting, but very textbook like and not a very easy read. It does a good job of tempering the atrocities with reasoning and period perspective.
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