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Pandemic Means the Whole World: COVID-19 and Global Bioethics: Webinar Event

The articles, books, news items, and videos included in this libguide represent a selection of resources on ethical issues related to the COVID-19 / novel coronavirus and general global bioethics.

Selected Resources: General Global Bioethics


  • Afolabi, Michael Olusegun. Public Health Disasters: A Global Ethical Framework. Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2018. Bioethics  Research Library.  Available: KIE Stacks RA42.25.A36 2018

  • Bagheri, Alireza, ed.; Moreno, Jonathan D., ed.; Semplici, Stefano, ed. Global Bioethics: The Impact of the UNESCO International Bioethics Committee. Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2016. Bioethics Research Library. Available:  KIE Stacks QH332 .G564 2016

  • Coggon, John.; Gola, Swati. Global health and international community ethical, political and regulatory challenges  London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2013.  Available online.

  • Chuwa, Leonard Tumaini. African indigenous ethics in global bioethics: interpreting Ubuntu. Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2014. Bioethics Research Library. Available: KIE Stacks QH332 .C49 2014

  • Fiddian-Qasmiyeh, Elena; Loescher, Gil; Long, Katy; Sigona, Nando. The Oxford Handbook of Refugee and Forced Migration Studies. New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2014. 

  • Mastroianni, Anna C.; Kahn, Jeffrey P.; Kass, Nancy E., eds. The Oxford Handbook of Public Health Ethics. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2019.  Bioethics Research Library. Available:  KIE Stacks HF5387 .O95 2010

  • McInnes, Colin; Lee, Kelley; Youde, Jeremy, eds. The Oxford Handbook of Global Health Politics. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2020

  • Millum, Joseph and Emanuel, Ezekiel J., eds. Global Justice and Bioethics. Oxford University Press, 2012. Available: KIE Stacks R724.G5955 2012

  • Teays, Wanda, ed.. Global bioethics and human rights : contemporary issues. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, 2014. Bioethics Research Library. Available:, KIE Stacks QH332 .G5626 2014

  • ten Have, H.A.M.J.  Encyclopedia of Global Bioethics.  Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2016. 

  • ten Have, H.A.M.J. Global bioethics: an introduction. Oxon, England; New York, New York: Routledge, 2016.  Available: KIE Stacks QH332 .H384 2016

  •  ten Have, H.A.M.J. ed.; Gordijn, Bert, ed.  Handbook of global bioethics. 4 volumes. Dordrecht: Springer, 2014.  Bioethics Research Library. Available:  KIE Reference QH332 .H28 2014

  • Tham, Joseph, Kwan, Kai Man, Garcia, Alberto eds.  Religious Perspectives on Bioethics and Human Rights. Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2017. Bioethics Research Library. Available: KIE Stacks BL65.H78 R48 2017 

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