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Healthcare system: A healthcare system is the organization of people, institutions, and resources that delivers healthcare services to meet the health needs of target populations. Healthcare systems vary widely from country to country.
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Max Weber on Healthcare System - Dictionary of Arguments

Habermas III 342
Healthcare System/Euthanasia/Weber/Habermas: Weber: "The general 'prerequisite' of the medical business is, in trivial terms: that the task of preserving life as such and of reducing suffering as much as possible is affirmed. And that is problematic. The physician receives the terminally ill human with his means, even if he desires salvation from life (...)"(1)
Habermas III 343
Weber: "The requirements of medicine and the criminal code alone prevent the doctor from deviating from them. Whether life is worth living and when? It does not ask."(2)
, >Society, >Community, >Law, >Laws, >Death, >Dying, >M. Weber.

1.M. Weber, Gesammelte Aufsätze zur Wissenschaftslehre, hrsg. v. J. Winckelmann, Tübingen 1968. p. 599f.
2. Ibid.

Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. Translations: Dictionary of Arguments
The note [Concept/Author], [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] resp. "problem:"/"solution:", "old:"/"new:" and "thesis:" is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.

Weber I
M. Weber
The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism - engl. trnsl. 1930
German Edition:
Die protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus München 2013

Ha I
J. Habermas
Der philosophische Diskurs der Moderne Frankfurt 1988

Jürgen Habermas
Theorie des kommunikativen Handelns Bd. I Frankfurt/M. 1981

Jürgen Habermas
Theorie des kommunikativen Handelns Bd. II Frankfurt/M. 1981

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