Nature of Suffering, Anarchy, Life and Liberty: Is the Cure Worse Than the Disease?

Nature of Suffering, Anarchy, Life and Liberty: Is the Cure Worse Than the Disease?

Michael A. Ashby Editorial. Free Access. Published online 21 June 2022. As previously argued in this column, the COVID-19 pandemic has revealed and magnified all…

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Liminality: The Not-So-New Normal?

Liminality: The Not-So-New Normal?

Editorial. Free Access. Published online 6 April 2022. Michael A. Ashby This edition of the Journal of Bioethical Inquiry carries a symposium compiled in honour of the…

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A Lost Idyll of Connection?

A Lost Idyll of Connection?

Editorial. Published online 23 December 2021. Michael A. Ashby  As we age, it is so easy to slip into the trap of lamentations: that there…

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The Pensive Gaze

The Pensive Gaze

Editorial. Published online 20 October 2021. Michael A. Ashby and Bronwen Morrell Ethical issues are often transacted with passion, righteous anger, and an unhealthy imbalance…

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Goodbye Hippocrates?

Goodbye Hippocrates?

Editorial. Published online 29 July 2021. Michael A. Ashby It is still probably widely believed that a new doctor “takes” the Hippocratic “oath,” and that…

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The Shifts in Human Consciousness

The Shifts in Human Consciousness

Editorial. Published online 9 April 2021. Michael A. Ashby “History is unpredictable” (Russian joke) One way to view human history, is to separate it into…

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Symposium: Social and Ethical Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Symposium: Social and Ethical Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, Volume 17, Issue 4, December 2020Guest editors: Michael Chapman, Paul Komesaroff, Ian Kerridge, and Ross Upshur Lead essay: Inside the pandemic…

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Issue 17(4): Social and ethical implications of the COVID-19 pandemic

Issue 17(4): Social and ethical implications of the COVID-19 pandemic

Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, Volume 17, Issue 4, December 2020Guest editors: Michael Chapman, Paul Komesaroff, Ian Kerridge, and Ross Upshur Recent Developments Neera Bhatia Whittington Hospital…

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No Man (or Woman) Is an Island?

No Man (or Woman) Is an Island?

Editorial. Published online 12 October 2020. Michael Ashby No man is an island entire of itself; every man    is a piece of the continent, a…

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Lead Essay—Inside the Pandemic

Lead Essay—Inside the Pandemic

Editorial—COVID-19 Symposium. Published 26 August 2020. Paul A. Komesaroff; Michael Chapman; Ian Kerridge; Ross E.G. Upshur In the space of six months, the COVID-19 pandemic…

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