Inspirations from Historical Narratives, Traditional Theories and Contemporary Context

@inproceedings{Zhang2017InspirationsFH,
  title={Inspirations from Historical Narratives, Traditional Theories and Contemporary Context},
  author={Ellen Y. Zhang and Cheng Guobin},
  year={2017}
}
The emergence of deadly infectious diseases usually poses a critical challenge to medicine and medical practice. Many contemporary ethicists maintain that medical ethics today should be supplemented by the language of virtues because what is called “professional ethics” is not sufficient to respond to the challenge of medical crises in a time of epidemic diseases. By examining the moral narrative in the historical context of the deadly plague that occurred during the Qing Dynasty, the author… CONTINUE READING