Standing on principles : collected essays / Tom L. Beauchamp. - Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010. - xxvi, 291 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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The origins and evolution of the Belmont Report -- Codes, declarations, and other ethical guidance for human subjects research : the Belmont Report -- The four principles approach to health care ethics -- Informed consent : its history and nature -- Who deserves autonomy and whose autonomy deserves respect? -- The concept of paternalism in biomedical ethics -- When hastened death is neither killing nor letting die -- The exploitation of the economically disadvantaged in pharmaceutical research -- Principles and other emerging paradigms for bioethics -- A defense of the common morality -- From morality to common morality -- On eliminating the distinction between applied ethics and ethical theory -- Does ethical theory have a future in bioethics? -- The failure of theories of personhood -- Looking back and judging our predecessors.