Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Julia Tao Lai Po-wah.|
|Series||Philosophy and medicine -- v. 71, Asian studies in bioethics and the philosophy of medicine -- 2, Philosophy and medicine -- v. 71, Philosophy and medicine|
|Contributions||Tao, Julia Lai Po-Wah, 1946-|
|LC Classifications||R725.5 .C763 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 399 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||399|
|LC Control Number||2002023578|
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