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Rorty, Mary Varney

Works: 10 works in 20 publications in 3 languages and 913 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Directories 
Roles: Translator, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Author
Classifications: B809.3, 142
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Mary Varney Rorty
Treatise on critical reason by Hans Albert( )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albert approaches critical rationalism as an alternative to other philosophical standpoints dominant in Germany: the conceptions of the Frankfurt School, hermeneutical thinking as represented by Gadamer, analytic philosophy, and logical empiricism. The author's purpose is to find a way out of the foundationalism of classical philosophy without falling back on the skeptical views so prevalent in today's philosophical thinking. Originally published in 1985. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the di
Philosophy as poetry by Richard Rorty( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The assent of man, Michael Berube -- Getting rid of the appearance-reality distinction -- Universalist grandeur and analytic philosophy -- Romanticism, narrative philosophy, and human finitude
Ethical dilemmas in pediatrics : cases and commentaries by Lorry R Frankel( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of cases and commentaries highlights ethical dilemmas arising during high-tech hospital care of seriously-ill children
Organization ethics in health care by Edward M Spencer( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The ethical aspects of the operation of healthcare organizations (HCOs) are central to the delivery of health care. Organization Ethics in Health Care begins by assessing the shortcomings of clinical ethics, business ethics, and professional ethics as a basis for solving problems that have emerged in healthcare delivery systems since the advent of managed care. The text focuses on the meaning of the developent of the HCO in our society and what its present status is. The authors point out that moral parameters endorsed by society have guided previous shifts in the relationships among important
Enfermagem e genética : uma crítica feminista rumo ao trabalho em equipes transdisciplinares by Gwen Anderson( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A informação genética e as tecnologias são cada vez mais importantes no cuidado em saúde, não somente nos países desenvolvidos, mas no mundo todo. Vários fatores globais prometem aumentar a futura demanda para pesquisa e serviços de saúde em genética moralmente conscientes. Embora os enfermeiros sejam o maior grupo profissional, prestando cuidado de saúde no mundo todo, eles não tomaram a liderança rumo a esse desafio. Insights, a partir da análise feminista, ajudam a esclarecer algumas das relações sociais e dos obstáculos culturais que têm impedido a integração da tecnologia genética na área da enfermagem. Um modelo alternativo é sugerido # o modelo transdisciplinar #, o qual foi desenvolvido inicialmente por uma enfermeira e introduzido, na década de 1970, na prestação do cuidado em saúde e no serviço social para crianças com déficit de desenvolvimento. Esse modelo holístico permite que todo profissional de saúde tenha a mesma voz ao determinar como o cuidado de saúde em genética será globalizado
A directory of women in philosophy : 1984-1985 by Caroline Whitbeck( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Medical students' perceptions of harassment at UVA : its accurrence and meaning( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dr. Innes presents details of the report of the University's Medical Student Advocacy Committee which interviewed 69 members of the Medical School Class of 1995 about their perceptions of harassment during clerkships, electives, and courses. Mr. Chaney focuses on harassment from the students' point of view, Dr. Peterson as a factor on students' health, and Drs. Rorty and Hunter on the ethics and meaning of harassment
Directory of women in philosophy( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Ethical dilemmas in pediatrics : cases and commentaries
Alternative Names
Rorty, Mary V.