Beneficence, respect for autonomy, and justice: principles in practice.

@article{Merrell1995BeneficenceRF,
  title={Beneficence, respect for autonomy, and justice: principles in practice.},
  author={J Merrell and Ann Bartley Williams},
  journal={Nurse researcher},
  year={1995},
  volume={3 1},
  pages={
          24-34
        }
}
The principles of beneficence, respect for autonomy, and justice have been debated in various ways in a number of disciplines including philosophy ( 1 , 2 ) and medical ethics ( 3 - 7 ). The scope of debate is broad and encompasses critiques of orthodox perspectives on ethical theories, for example, McIntyre ( 8 , 9 ), and Nunner-Winkler ( 10 ); critiques of the ethics of scientific research, for example, Faulder ( 11 ); and social scientific interest in examining the moral component of… CONTINUE READING