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Hong Kong Baptist University

1999

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中國文化視野中遺傳知識的應用, Xin-He Hu Jan 1999

中國文化視野中遺傳知識的應用, Xin-He Hu

International Journal of Chinese & Comparative Philosophy of Medicine

The solutions or resolutions of ethical issues in genetic screening and testing as well as in other fields are shaped by a framework of ethical principles. Now the three (or four) basic ethical principles, i.e. beneficence (or plus nonmaleficence), autonomy and justice which were developed in a medical context of Judeo-Christian culture have been widely accepted in the world as well as in some countries with non-Judeo-Christian culture. So it can be said that these principles form a common framework in the international community, and more or less became universal principles in the world. However, when applying these principles ...