Eubios Journal of Asian and International Bioethics (EJAIB) Vol 14 (1) January 2004

ISSN 1173-2571, Copyright 2004 (All rights reserved, for commercial reproductions but access open for personal use).
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(News will appear in the March issue. The editor was too busy with the arrangements for the ABC5 conference to prepare the news section in this issue of EJAIB.)
pp. 226-227 Go to EJAIB November 2003 News

Topical list of News in Bioethics and Biotechnology
List is complete since 1991 in over 30 topics. News from 1991-1993 are in the OLD news files, and from 1994 in the NEW files.

Page, and titles of papers

1 Editorial: Thanks for ABC5/TRT9-Darryl Macer

2-3 The Muttukadu Statement on Our Common Bioethical Future in our Shared Environment with Technology

3-4 Presidential Message of ABA for ABC5 - Qiu Renzong

4-5 Happy New Year: ABA Vice-President's Report - Frank J. Leavitt

5-10 ABA Country Report for China 2003 - Zhai Xiaomei

10 A Brief Report on the Bioethical Events associated with the Korean Bioethics Association (KBA) since ABC4 in Seoul - Sang-yong Song

10-12 Many Facets of Our Minds - Compiled by Jayapaul Azariah

12-13 Social Darwinism - a misinterpretation of a scientific theory (A reaction to Ferreira and Novion) - K. K. Verma

13-22 Asian and Western Bioethics: Converging, Conflicting, Competing? - Hans-Martin Sass

22-28 Integral and Differential Mapping of Human Ideas: Structural and Functional Aspects of Altruism and Agroecology in Human Decision Theory - Dipankar Saha, H.S. Sen, and A. Saha

28-34 Meditation and Brain Function: A Review - Irina Pollard

Human Behaviourome Project 202
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ABA Membership List (2004) 34-38
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