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The field of bioethics addresses areas of human inquiry that are concerned with the ethical evaluation of human involvement in medicine and biotechnology. One of the aims of the discipline is to formulate a normative ethics of responsible interaction with oth…

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Wujastyk, Dagmar, “Bioethics”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online, Editor-in-Chief Associate Editors Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 29 January 2022 <>
First published online: 2018

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