Search for dissertations about: "paternalism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 swedish dissertations containing the word paternalism.

  1. 1. Anti-paternalism

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Filosofi och teknikhistoria

    Author : Kalle Grill; KTH.; [2006]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; paternalism; anti-paternalism; private sphere; self-regarding; harm principle; interference; reasons; actions; reason-actions; epistemic paternalism; public health; withholding of information; uncertain information; MCS multiple chemical sensitivity .; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen;

    Abstract : This is a thesis about anti-paternalism – the liberal doctrine that we may not interfere with a person’s liberty for her own good. Empirical circumstances and moral values may certainly give us reason to avoid benevolent interference. Anti-paternalism as a normative doctrine should, however, be rejected. READ MORE

  2. 2. Paternalism in general practice - physician's power and patient's autonomy

    University dissertation from Stefan Bremberg, Nyborgsvägen 15 B, SE-252 21 Helsingborg, Sweden or Dep. of Medical Ethics, St Gråbrödersg 16, SE-222 22 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Stefan Bremberg; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; autonomy; Attitudes; interview; justification; medical benefit; paternalism; questionnaire; General practice; medicinsk utbildning; medical training; Allmän medicinsk utövning;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Paternalism i allmänläkarens vardag - om läkarens makt och patientens rätt till självbestämmande. I mitt vardagliga arbete som allmänläkare möter jag patienter med olika symtom och sjukdomar. READ MORE

  3. 3. Informative Paternalism. Case studies in the ethics of promoting and predicting health

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Nina Nikku; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1997]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; paternalism; medical ethics; health promotion; predictive medicine; health information; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : This dissertation deals with the ethical conflict between promoting health and respecting the individual's right to self-determination. An action which is performed with the intention of benefiting the recipient but without his informed consent is defined as paternalistic. READ MORE

  4. 4. Equity in welfare evaluations the rationale for and effects of distributional weighting

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Gunnel Bångman; Örebro universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; weighted cost-benefit analysis; equity; distributional weights; social welfare; income distribution; risk aversion; social marginal value of income; altruism; paternalism; marginal utility of income; social inequality aversion; stated preferences; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis addresses the issue of weighted cost-benefit analysis (WCBA). WCBA is a welfare evaluation model where income distribution effects are valued by distributional weighting. The method was developed already in the 1970s. The interest in and applications of this method have increased in the past decade, e. READ MORE

  5. 5. Authenticity in Bioethics Bridging the Gap between Theory and Practice

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Jesper Ahlin Marceta; KTH.; [2019]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Authenticity; autonomy; decision-making; healthcare; paternalism; informed consent; bioethics; Philosophy; Filosofi;

    Abstract : The aim of this doctoral thesis is to bridge the gap between theoretical ideals of authenticity and practical authenticity-related problems in healthcare. In this context, authenticity means being "genuine," "real," "true to oneself," or similar, and is assumed to be closely connected to the autonomy of persons. READ MORE