PAPERS

 

“Is There a Duty to Die in Europe?” in Denier, Gastmans, Grimonprez & Vandevelde, eds., Justice, Luck & Responsibility in Health Care: Philosophical Background and Ethical Implications  forthcoming from Springer.

 

Delight in Variegation; Individual Differences, Autonomy and the Pursuit of Knowledge” unpublished paper.

 

“Metaphysics, Ethics and the Social Practices of Death – A Skeptical Postscript” Unpublished paper.

 

“The Stockholder—A Lesson for Business Ethics from Bioethics?” Journal of Business Ethics (2010) 91: 329-341.

 

“Going to Meet Death—The Art of Dying in the 21st Century” Hastings Center Report (2009) 39(4): 37-45.

 

Socrates’ Conception of Piety; Teaching the EuthyphroTeaching Philosophy (2007) 30(3): 259-68.

 

“The Medicalization of Death” APA Newsletter on Philosophy and Medicine, (2006) 6(1): 3-10.


Rural Health Care Ethics:  What Assumptions and Attitudes Should Drive the Research?” American Journal of Bioethics (2006) 6 (2): 51-53.

 

Families and Futility – Forestalling Demands for Futile Treatment  Journal of Clinical Ethics (2005) 16(4): 335-44.

 

"Using the Family Covenant in Planning End-of-Life Care:  Obligations and Promises of Patients, Families and Physicians"  (with David Doukas, M.D.) Journal of the American Geriatric Society, (2003) 51: 1155-1158.

 

The End GameForum for Applied Research and Public Policy, (2003) 15(4): 60-65.

 

“Spiritual Issues at the End of Life: A Call for Discussion”  Hastings Center Report (2000) 30(2): 28-30.

 

“Notes From an Outpost:  Questions for Bioethics from a Rural Community”  (with Tom Townsend, M.D.) Unpublished Paper.

 

“Is There a Duty to Die?”  Hastings Center Report (1997) 27(2): 34-42.

 

"Autobiography, Biography and Narrative Ethics" in Nelson H., ed.: 1997, Stories and Their Limits: Narrative Approaches to Bioethics (Routledge).

 

Dying at the Right Time -- Reflections on Assisted and Unassisted Suicide”  in LaFollette, H., ed. 1996, Ethics in Practice (Blackwell).

 

"Elder Abuse, Context, and Ethics," in Cebik, L.B., Edwards R.B. et al., eds. 1996, Violence, Neglect, and the Elderly
(JAI Press).

 

Privacy, Self-Knowledge, and the Commune; Toward an Epistemology of the Family”  in Nelson, H., ed. 1996, Feminist Reflections on the Family (Routledge).

 

SUPPORT and the Invisible Family”  Special Supplement, Hastings Center Report, (1995) 25(6): S23-S25.

 

Toward an Ethics of Expertise” in Wueste, D., ed. 1994, Professional Ethics and Social Responsibility, (Rowman & Littlefield).

 

“The Problem of Proxies With Interests of Their Own”  Journal of Clinical Ethics (1993) 4: 20-27.

 
“The Role of Trust in Knowledge”  Journal of Philosophy (1991) 88 693-708.

 

"Treating the Brain Dead for the Benefit of the Family," Journal of Clinical Ethics (1991) 2: 53-6.

 

“What About the Family? -- The Role of Family Interests in Medical Decision Making” Hastings Center Reports, (1990) 20(2): 5-10.

 

"ADVANCE Directives and the Physician," in Hackler C., Moseley R., and Vawter D., eds. 1989, Advance Directives (Praeger).

 

"Evidence, Testimony, and the Problem of Individualism - A Reply to Schmitt" Social Epistemology, (1988) 2: 309-321.

 

"In Search of an Ethics of Personal Relationships" in Graham G. a LaFollette H. eds. 1988, Person to Person, (Temple U. Press).

 

"Donating Your Health Care Benefits" Hastings Center Reports (1988) 18(2): 8-9.

 

"Robin Hoods and Good Samaritans--the Role of PATIENTS in Health Care Distribution" Theoretical Medicine (1987) 8: 47-59.

 

"Epistemic Dependence" Journal of Philosophy (1985) 82: 335-349.

 

"Should Women Think in Terms of Rights?" Ethics (1984) 94: 441-455.

 

"Action from Duty But Not in Accord With Duty" Ethics (1983) 93: 283-290.

 

"Adam Smith and the Redemption of Work" Los Angeles Business & Economics, (1976) 1: 11-14.

 

"Sennett's Anarchism" (Participant in author-reviewer symposium on Richard Sennett, The Uses of Disorder) Philosophy Forum (1973) 13: 276-282.

 

"The Achievement of Moral Rationality" Philosophy & Rhetoric (1973) 6: 171-185.