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Peter H Schwartz
In a series of recent papers, I have made three arguments about how to define "disease" and evaluate and apply possible definitions. First, I have argued that definitions should not be seen as traditional conceptual analyses, but instead as proposals about how to define and use the term "disease" in the future. Second, I have pointed out and attempted to address a challenge for dysfunction-requiring accounts of disease that I call the "line-drawing" problem: distinguishing between low-normal functioning and dysfunctioning...
August 1, 2017: Journal of Medicine and Philosophy
David MacKintosh
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October 2015: Journal of Medical Ethics
David P Sklar
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January 2013: Academic Medicine: Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges
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