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    “Accompanied Only by My Thoughts”: A Kantian Perspective on Autonomy at the End of Life.Anna Magdalena Elsner & Vanessa Rampton - 2022 - Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 47 (6):688-700.
    Within bioethics, Kant’s conception of autonomy is often portrayed as excessively rationalistic, abstract, and individualistic, and, therefore, far removed from the reality of patients’ needs. Drawing on recent contributions in Kantian philosophy, we argue that specific features of Kantian autonomy remain relevant for medical ethics and for patient experience. We use contemporary end-of-life illness narratives—a resource that has not been analyzed with respect to autonomy—and show how they illustrate important Kantian themes, namely, the duty to know oneself, the interest in (...)
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    After COVID-19: The Way We Die from Now On.Anna Magdalena Elsner - 2021 - Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics 30 (1):69-72.
    Ethical issues raised by the outbreak of COVID-19 have predominantly been addressed through a public health ethics lens. This article proposes that the rising COVID-19 fatalities and the World Health Organization’s failure to include palliative care as part of its guidance on how to maintain essential health services during the pandemic have exposed palliative care as an underlying global crisis. It therefore calls for a different ethical framework that includes a care ethics perspective and thereby addresses the ways in which (...)
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    A Philosopher Goes to the Doctor: A Critical Look at Philosophical Assumptions in Medicine, by Dien Ho. New York: Routledge.Anna Magdalena Elsner - 2022 - Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics 31 (1):141-143.
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    Marc Augé (2009) Casablanca: Movies and Memory.Anna Magdalena Elsner - 2010 - Film-Philosophy 14 (2):121-126.
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