The Hastings Center ReportPast Issues
The Hastings Center Report began publication in 1971. A description of all articles, essays, columns, letters, and book reviews staring with volume 36, along with selected content from previous volumes, is now available. Some content is available free to registered viewers. Past content from the Hastings Center Report can also be found in our selected past articles archive, at PubMed, and through JSTOR.
September-October 2014 (volume 44, issue 5)
44 5 2014 September - October 0 Field Notes Dying and Multiplying Life David Rodríguez-Arias It was only after James P. Lovette’s death, in 2006, that I discovered that the twenty-four-year-old colleague and friend with whom I had spent so many afternoons debating issues in organ transplantatio
July- August 2014 (volume 44, issue 4)
44 4 2014 July - August 0 Field Notes By and for the people Naomi Scheinerman false Exchange Avoiding a Slippery Slope in PAD Peter Rogatz true Exchange Bad words: Tell Them to the Surrogate Maurice Bernstein true Exchange Public Health Paternalism and Expenditure Har
May-June 2014 (volume 44, number 3)
44 3 2014 May - June 0 Field Notes Sherwin B. Nuland Lyn Traverse true Exchange Searching for Narrative and Narrative Ethics in Narrative Bioethics Tod S. Chambers false false false false false false false false
March-April 2014 (volume 44, number 2)
44 2 2014 March - April 0 From the Editor Grand Rounds Gregory E. Kaebnick true Field Notes Hashtag Bioethics Mohini Banerjee true Essay Adrienne Asch: Memories of a Close Friend and Collaborator David Wasserman false false false Essay What Adrienne Knew: Living
January-February 2014 (volume 44, number 1)
44 1 2014 January - February 0 Field Notes Et in Arcadio ego Nancy Berlinger true From the Editor Thinking about Thinking Gregory E. Kaebnick true Exchange Bloomberg, Hitchens, and the Libertarian Critique Roger Magnusson true Exchange Defending Public Health Regulatio
November-December 2013 (volume 43, number 6)
Articles on the debate about exactly when a person dies and on voluntary sterilization for childfree women.
September-October 2013 (volume 43, number 5)
43 5 2013 September - October 0 false false false false false false false false false
July-August 2013 (volume 43, number 4)
Articles on shared decision-making, incidental findings, genetic testing, and "death panels."
May-June 2013 (volume 43, number 3)
Articles on obesity stigma, prostitution, privacy, vaccines against smoking, and public health service research.
March-April 2013 (volume 43, number 2)
With an article and commentary on the ethics of generating and disseminating sensitive research that, in the wrong hands, could harm society, and an article that analyzes the ways in which researchers may manipulate people into participating in research.
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