A New Edition of The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy Is Now Available

October 24, 2017

The Journal of Medicine & Philosophy (vol. 42, no. 4, 2017) is available online by subscription only.

Articles include:

  • “Current Dilemmas in Defining the Boundaries of Disease” by Jenny Doust, Mary Jean Walker, and Wendy A. Rogers
  • “Geneticization in MIM/OMIM®? Exploring Historic and Epistemic Drivers of Contemporary Understandings of Genetic Disease” by Rachel A. Ankeny
  • “Truth or Spin? Disease Definition in Cancer Screening” by Lynette Reid
  • “The Line-drawing Problem in Disease Definition” by Wendy A. Rogers and Mary Jean Walker
  • “How to Proceed in the Disease Concept Debate? A Pragmatic Approach” by Leen De Vreese
  • “Biological Criteria of Disease: Four Ways of Going Wrong” by John Matthewson and Paul E. Griffiths
  • “Harm and the Boundaries of Disease” by Patrick McGivern and Sarah Sorial
  • “Progress in Defining Disease: Improved Approaches and Increased Impact” by Peter H. Schwartz


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