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Conscientious objections

stirring up trouble about language, technology, and education

by Neil Postman

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Language and education,
    • Technology -- Social aspects,
    • Mass media -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNeil Postman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP40.8 .P667 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 201 p. ;
      Number of Pages201
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1568213M
      ISBN 10067973421X
      LC Control Number91058082

      Nurses, midwives and nursing associates must at all times keep to the principles contained within the Code.. Paragraph of the Code states that nurses, midwives and nursing associates who have a conscientious objection must tell colleagues, their manager and the person receiving care that they have a conscientious objection to a particular procedure. THE OPEN MIND Host: Richard D. Heffner Guest: Neil Postman Title: “Neil Postman’s Conscientious Objections” VTR: 1/14/89 I’m Richard Heffner, your host on THE OPEN MIND. The last time.

      Define conscientious objection. conscientious objection synonyms, conscientious objection pronunciation, conscientious objection translation, English dictionary definition of conscientious objection. He would not, however, yield immediately to the young man's request, but made a few conscientious objections. "Are you not rather young, M. Read "Conscientious Objections Stirring Up Trouble About Language, Technology and Education" by Neil Postman available from Rakuten Kobo. In a series of feisty and ultimately hopeful essays, one of America's sharpest social critics casts a shrewd eye over co 4/5.

      Conscience and conscientious objections (NL-LeOCL) (OCoLC) Conscience and conscientious objections (NL-LeOCL) (OCoLC) Conscience and conscientious objections (NL-LeOCL) (OCoLC) Material Type: Thesis/dissertation: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Anders Schinkel. Conscientious objection definition, refusal on moral or religious grounds to serve in the armed forces or to bear arms in a military conflict. See more.


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Conscientious Objections: Stirring Up Trouble About Language, Technology and Education [Postman, Neil] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Conscientious Objections: Stirring Up Trouble About Language, Technology and EducationCited by: About Conscientious Objections.

In a series of feisty and ultimately hopeful essays, one of America’s sharpest social critics casts a shrewd eye over contemporary culture to reveal the worst — and the best — of our habits of discourse, tendencies in education, and obsessions with technological novelty.

Conscientious Objections is a series of eighteen of Postman's essays and speeches, most concerned with his perennial topics of education, language, technology, and media. Theyre from the late s, so some of them are rather dated, but many of them are still strikingly relevant today/5.

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FREE Due Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. ‎In a series of feisty and ultimately hopeful essays, one of America's sharpest social critics casts a shrewd eye over contemporary culture to reveal the worst -- and the best -- of our habits of discourse, tendencies in education, and obsessions with technological novelty.

Readers will 5/5(2). Conscientious Objections: Stirring Up Trouble About Language, Technology and Education Paperback – March 3 by Neil Postman (Author) out of 5 stars 13 ratings. See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Amazon Price New from /5(13). However, selections like "Alfred Korzybski" and "My German Question", in which Postman describes a trip to Germany he was commissioned to take and write about were fantastic new material.

But for a reader new to Neil Postman this is the perfect book. No one will agree with everything they read in this book. I certainly don't.4/5(12). The international definition of conscientious objection officially broadened on March 8, when the United Nations Commission on Human Rights resolution /83 stated that "persons performing military service should not be excluded from the right to have conscientious objections to military service.".

Inefficiency and inequity. In public medicine, conscientious objection introduces inequity and inefficiency. In a survey I conducted several years ago, 6 around 80% of clinical geneticists and obstetricians specialising in ultrasonography believed termination of pregnancy should be available for a normal 13 week pregnancy if the woman wants it for career reasons.

Mark Wicclair's remarkable and timely book provides a clinically and philosophically comprehensive account of conscientious objection in healthcare.

He addresses conscientious refusal to participate in aspects of reproductive medicine such as prescription or dispensing of Plan B contraception (for use after unprotected sexual intercourse to prevent pregnancy, believed by many -- mistakenly. Conscientious objector definition is - a person who refuses to serve in the armed forces or bear arms on moral or religious grounds.

How to use conscientious objector in a sentence. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. Conscientious Objections: Stirring Up Trouble About Language, Technology and Education (Kindle Edition) Published June 8th by Vintage Kindle Edition, pages Author(s): Cited by: conscientious objection: [ kon″she-en´shus ] an appeal to conscience in refusing to do, or seeking exemption from, acts that threaten a person's sense of integrity.

Patients as well as physicians and nurses may appeal to conscience in refusing treatment or procedures. Called also conscientious refusal. Ozgur Heval C'nar displays profound insight into the genesis of conscientious objections to military service and offers a robust assessment of the position of this paramount right in international and regional human rights law.

This book is destined to become the standard reference in the field.'. Conscientious objection must be "sincere and meaningful" and occupy "a place in the life of its possessor parallel to that filled by an orthodox belief in God".

Any mixture of sincere religious, moral, or ethical beliefs can qualify as conscientious objection. The term "religious training and belief" does not include essentially political, sociological, or philosophical views, or a merely. This distinction allows confining conscientious objections to the sole circumstances where a person is forced to accomplish an act which they deem bad or is sanctioned for refusing to comply.

In law, conscientious objection specifically applies to a refusal to act positively against one’s convictions: it constitutes freedom of conscience in itsFile Size: KB. Conscientious objector, one who opposes bearing arms or who objects to any type of military training and service.

Some conscientious objectors refuse to submit to any of the procedures of compulsory gh all objectors take their position on the basis of conscience, they may have varying religious, philosophical, or political reasons for their beliefs. Sulmasy, D.P. Tolerance, Professional Judgment, and the Discretionary Space of the Physician.

Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics Physician and bioethicist Daniel Sulmasy argues that the rejection of physician claims of conscientious objection are often based on two premises that are rarely made explicit.

Conscientious objection definition is - objection on moral or religious grounds (as to service in the armed forces or to bearing arms). Conscientious objection to military taxation (COMT) is a legal theory (with at least one historical precedent) that attempts to extend into the realm of taxation the concessions to conscientious objectors that many governments allow in the case of conscription, thereby allowing conscientious objectors to insist that their tax payments not be spent for military purposes.

Conscientious Objections: Toward a Reconstruction of the Social and Political Philosophy of Jesus of Nazareth (Toronto sudies in theology) by m Kelly | 1 Dec Hardcover.Conscientious Objection. In as much as it can be argued that nurses have a responsibility to deliver quality care to the patients, the nurses still have a right to refuse to participate in a patient care.Conscientious Objection Fact Sheet.

Home» Resources» Conscientious Objection. After you read this fact sheet, please call the Hotline () to talk over your options with a counselor. Conscientious Objection Discharge. Everyone has a conscience.