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    Dual Loyalties and Impossible Dilemmas: Health Care in Immigration Detention.Linda Briskman & Deborah Zion - 2014 - Public Health Ethics 7 (3):277-286.
    Dual loyalty issues confront health and welfare professionals in immigration detention centres in Australia. There are four apparent ways they deal with the ethical tensions. One group provides services as required by their employing body with little questioning of moral dilemmas. A second group is more overtly aware of the conflicts and works in a mildly subversive manner to provide the best possible care available within a harsh environment. A third group retreats by relinquishing employment in the detention setting. A (...)
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    Psychiatric Ethics and a Politics of Compassion: The Case of Detained Asylum Seekers in Australia.Deborah Zion, Linda Briskman & Bebe Loff - 2012 - Journal of Bioethical Inquiry 9 (1):67-75.
    Australia has one of the harshest regimes for the processing of asylum seekers, people who have applied for refugee status but are still awaiting an answer. It has received sharp rebuke for its policies from international human rights bodies but continues to exercise its resolve to protect its borders from those seeking protection. One means of doing so is the detention of asylum seekers who arrive in Australia by boat. Health care providers who care for asylum seekers in these conditions (...)
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  3. A Sceptical Theory of Scientific Inquiry: Problems and Their Progress.Laurence Barry Briskman - 2020 - Boston: Brill.
    A Sceptical Theory of Scientific Inquiry: Problems and Their Progress presents a distinctive re-interpretation of Popper's 'critical rationalism', displaying the kind of spirit found at the L.S.E. before Popper's retirement. It offers an alternative to interpretations of critical rationalism which have emphasised the significance of research programmes or metaphysics (Lakatos; Nicholas Maxwell), and is closer to the approach of Jagdish Hattiangadi. Briskman gives priority to methodological argument rather than logical formalisms, and takes further his own work on creativity. In addition (...)
     
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    Ethics: Nursing in Asylum Seeker Detention in Australia: Care, Rights and Witnessing.D. Zion, L. Briskman & B. Loff - 2009 - Journal of Medical Ethics 35 (9):546-551.
    The system of asylum seeker detention in Australia is one in which those seeking refuge are stripped of many of their rights, including the right to health. This presents serious ethical problems for healthcare providers working within this system. In this article we describe asylum seeker detention and analyse the role of nurses. We discuss how far an “ethics of care” and witnessing the suffering of asylum seekers can serve to improve their situation and improve ethical nursing practice.
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    Care or Collusion in Asylum Seeker Detention.Linda Briskman, Deborah Zion & Bebe Loff - 2012 - Ethics and Social Welfare 6 (1):37-55.
    This paper explores ethical questions arising from the work of health practitioners in immigration detention centres in Australia. It raises questions about the roles of professional disciplines and the ways in which they confront dual loyalty issues. The exploration is guided by interviews conducted with health professionals who have worked in asylum seeker detention and an examination of the outsider advocacy role undertaken by the social work profession. The paper discusses the stance taken by individuals and professional associations on participation (...)
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  6. Creative Product and Creative Process in Science and Art.Larry Briskman - 1980 - Inquiry: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 23 (1):83 – 106.
    The main aim of this essay is to propose and develop a product?oriented, non?psychologistic, approach to scientific and artistic creativity. I first argue that the central problem is that of answering the question: how is creativity possible? Traditional approaches to this question tend to locate creativity primarily in some special psychological processes or traits, or in some special creative act. Some general arguments against such an approach are developed, and it is suggested that creativity ought primarily to be located in (...)
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    Returning to History: The Ethics of Researching Asylum Seeker Health in Australia.Deborah Zion, Linda Briskman & Bebe Loff - 2010 - American Journal of Bioethics 10 (2):48-56.
    Australia's policy of mandatory indefinite detention of those seeking asylum and arriving without valid documents has led to terrible human rights abuses and cumulative deterioration in health for those incarcerated. We argue that there is an imperative to research and document the plight of those who have suffered at the hands of the Australian government and its agents. However, the normal tools available to those engaged in health research may further erode the rights and well being of this population, requiring (...)
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    Moral Outrage! Social Work and Social Welfare.Donna McAuliffe, Charlotte Williams & Linda Briskman - 2016 - Ethics and Social Welfare 10 (2):87-93.
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    Historicist Relativism and Bootstrap Rationality.Larry Briskman - 1977 - The Monist 60 (4):509-539.
    Epistemology as traditionally conceived seems to have fallen upon hard times. Not only has the cry arisen from diverse philosophical quarters that epistemology is dead, but we have even been offered a plethora of suggestions as to how best fill the vacuum left by her sudden demise. Thus Quine, for example, has recently urged that epistemology be “naturalized” and replaced by empirical psychology and an empirical semantics. Others suggest that epistemology be “historicized” and replaced by a study of the history (...)
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    Historicist Relativism and Bootstrap Rationality.Larry Briskman - 1987 - In Joseph Agassi & I. C. Jarvie (eds.), The Monist. Kluwer Academic Publishers. pp. 317--338.
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    Creative Product and Creative Process in Science and Art.L. Briskman - 1981 - In Denis Dutton & Michael Krausz (eds.), Inquiry. Kluwer Academic Publishers. pp. 83 – 106.
    The main aim of this essay is to propose and develop a product?oriented, non?psychologistic, approach to scientific and artistic creativity. I first argue that the central problem is that of answering the question: how is creativity possible? Traditional approaches to this question tend to locate creativity primarily in some special psychological processes or traits, or in some special creative act. Some general arguments against such an approach are developed, and it is suggested that creativity ought primarily to be located in (...)
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  12. Classical Semantics and Entailment.Larry Briskman - 1975 - Analysis 35 (4):118-126.
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    Classical Semantics and Entailment.Larry Briskman - 1975 - Analysis 35 (4):118 - 126.
  14. Anthony O'Hear, "Karl Popper". [REVIEW]Larry Briskman - 1982 - Philosophical Quarterly 32 (28):285.
     
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  15. Three Views Concerning the Unity of Science.Larry Briskman - 1987 - In Gerard Radnitzky (ed.), Centripetal Forces in the Sciences. Paragon House Publishers. pp. 1--105.
     
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  16. Indigenous Health Ethics: An Appeal to Human Rights.Deborah Zion, Linda Briskman & Alireza Bagheri (eds.) - 2020 - New Jersey: World Scientific.
    This book examines the intersections of bioethics, human rights and health equity. It does so through the contextual lenses of nation states while presenting global themes on rights, colonialism and bioethics. The book is framed by the following propositions on indigenous health: it is a human rights issue; it is located within the politics of colonization; and subjugated indigenous knowledges require restoring.
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    From Logic to Logics (and Back Again). [REVIEW]Larry Briskman - 1982 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 33 (1):77-94.
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    Response to Open Peer Commentaries on “Returning to History: The Ethics of Researching Asylum Seeker Health in Australia”.Deborah Zion, Linda Briskman & Bebe Loff - 2010 - American Journal of Bioethics 10 (2):6-7.
    Australia's policy of mandatory indefinite detention of those seeking asylum and arriving without valid documents has led to terrible human rights abuses and cumulative deterioration in health for those incarcerated. We argue that there is an imperative to research and document the plight of those who have suffered at the hands of the Australian government and its agents. However, the normal tools available to those engaged in health research may further erode the rights and well being of this population, requiring (...)
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    Essentialism Without Inner Natures?Larry Briskman - 1982 - Philosophy of the Social Sciences 12 (3):303-309.
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    Rationality, Science and History.Larry Briskman - 1990 - In R. C. Olby, G. N. Cantor, J. R. R. Christie & M. J. S. Hodge (eds.), Companion to the History of Modern Science. Routledge. pp. 166--180.
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    Review: Toulmin's Evolutionary Epistemology. [REVIEW]Larry Briskman - 1974 - Philosophical Quarterly 24 (95):160 - 169.
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    Review: From Logic to Logics (And Back Again). [REVIEW]Larry Briskman - 1982 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 33 (1):77 - 94.
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    Clever COVID-19, Clever Citizens-98: Critical and Creative Reflections From Tehran, Toronto, and Sydney.Laura Bisaillon, Mehdi Khosravi, Bahareh Jahandoost & Linda Briskman - 2020 - Journal of Bioethical Inquiry 17 (4):619-625.
    Our world suffers. Some people suffer more than others. Since the first part of 2020, ours is justly described as a time of uncertainty, threat, and upheaval. In this article, we offer reflections threaded narratively, told from the specificity of our societal contexts in Iran, Canada, and Australia. What might we learn in the present and anticipated future from people living chronically within conditions of uncertainty and immobility and also those experiencing uncertainty and immobility for the first time? We argue (...)
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    Skinnerism and Pseudo-Science.Larry Briskman - 1979 - Philosophy of the Social Sciences 9 (1):81-103.