Eubios Journal of Asian and International Bioethics (EJAIB) Vol 12 (6) November 2002

ISSN 1173-2571, Copyright 2002 (All rights reserved, for commercial reproductions but access open for personal use).
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203-6 Finite or Infinite Mind?: A Proposal for an Integrative Mental Mapping Project - Darryl Macer

207-210 Report of the 2002 ABA General Meeting; Letter to IAB Board from ABA Board

210-11 The Asian Bioethics Association Constitution

211 The Language Barrier Cripples Asian Bioethics - Dena Hsin-Chen Hsin

212-4 Bioethical Transparency and Vegetarianism: Report - Frank J. Leavitt

214-6 AIDS Care and Human Rights in rural India: Translating policy into practice - Sudha Sivaram

216-9 The Family's Role in Medical Decision-making from the Point of View of a Physician in the United States - Sumiko Takanami

219-21 The Status Of Children's Rights in the Field Of Health In Turkish Law - OS Elcioglu,Y Gunay, SO Ozdemir, and AD Erdemir

221-3 Children's Health Rights in Turkey - Nurdan Kirimlioglu and Omur Elcioglu

224 Sand Mining: An Ecological Threat - A. Jospeh Thatheyus

224-5 The Importance of Nighttime Course Education in Japanese High Schools - Miyako Tachibana

225-8 Biology & life views through a class on brain death - Naoki Shiraishi

228-9 Dharma: Commentary on Leavitt's Commentary - Bhakta Jan Mares

229-31 Research project on Cultural Issues in Bioethics

239 TRT8 Conference Draft Program 239

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