Distributive justice and the allocation of technological resources to the elderly

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This report examines the problems if distributive justice and the allocation of technological resources to the elderly. The second part of this report looks more narrowly at the specific question of the use of age as a criterion in the allocating of technological resources. The third part provides a closer examination of health care resources seeing whether the nature of the resources may have a bearing on how they are distributed.

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Veatch, Robert M. 1988.

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This report examines the problems if distributive justice and the allocation of technological resources to the elderly. The second part of this report looks more narrowly at the specific question of the use of age as a criterion in the allocating of technological resources. The third part provides a closer examination of health care resources seeing whether the nature of the resources may have a bearing on how they are distributed.

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103 pages.

Digitized from microfiche.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 1001676402
  • SuDoc Number: Y 3.T 22/2:2 L 62/v.3/dist.
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc97360

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Veatch, Robert M. Distributive justice and the allocation of technological resources to the elderly, report, 1988; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc97360/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.