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September 28, 2012
Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series Special Event
The Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences
Michigan State University

Brain Death, the Concept of ‘Persona,’ and the Principle of Wholeness

"Japan is a country where unique discussions on brain death take place not only among specialists but also lay persons. Using narratives, Professor Morioka will present his theories on some philosophical aspects of brain death, that is to say, the concept of ‘persona’ and the principle of ‘wholeness.’"