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Definition of lesson periods
Period From To
LMSIO 2° ANNO 1° Semestre Oct 1, 2018 Jan 18, 2019
LMSIO 1° ANNO 1° Semestre Nov 12, 2018 Jan 18, 2019
LMSIO 2° ANNO 2° Semestre Apr 15, 2019 Jun 30, 2019
LMSIO 1° ANNO 2° Semestre Apr 15, 2019 Jun 30, 2019
Exam sessions
Session From To
Sessione invernale Lm Sio Vr Mar 1, 2019 Mar 30, 2019
Sessione estiva Lm Sio Vr Jul 1, 2019 Jul 31, 2019
Sessione autunnale Lm Sio Vr Sep 1, 2019 Sep 30, 2019
Degree sessions
Session From To
Prima sessione Lm Sio Vr Jun 17, 2019 Jul 31, 2019
Seconda sessione Lm Sio Vr Oct 1, 2019 Jan 10, 2020
Terza sessione Lm Sio Vr Apr 1, 2020 Apr 30, 2020
Period From To
FESTIVITA' OGNISSANTI Nov 1, 2018 Nov 1, 2018
Festa dell’Immacolata Dec 8, 2018 Dec 8, 2018
VACANZE DI NATALE Dec 22, 2018 Jan 6, 2019
VACANZE DI PASQUA Apr 19, 2019 Apr 23, 2019
FESTA DELLA LIBERAZIONE Apr 25, 2019 Apr 25, 2019
FESTIVITA' DEL LAVORO May 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
FESTA DELLA REPUBBLICA Jun 2, 2019 Jun 2, 2019
VACANZE ESTIVE Aug 13, 2019 Aug 18, 2019
Other Periods
Description Period From To
Stage 2° anno Lm Sio Vr Stage 2° anno Lm Sio Vr Jul 1, 2019 Nov 30, 2019

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LMSIO 1° ANNO 2° Semestre dal Apr 15, 2019 al Jun 30, 2019.

To show the organization of the course that includes this module, follow this link:  Course organization

Learning outcomes

To achieve a new awareness about the complexity of caring by reflecting on some fundamental myths related to it (Care, Prometheus, Babel);

To identify some of the challenges of caring by reconstructing its historical development;

Getting acquaintance with some categories of philosophy of science and logic for a clinical appraisal to one's clinical practice;

To practise a more suitable model of reasoning/choice making for caring: practical wisdom and deliberative method

To distinguish between practical and applied ethics


The challenges for caring entailed in its fundamental Myths and in its History;

The implicit assumptions of some common ways of thinking in medicine (the distinction between facts and values; the connection between verification and truth; the difference between science and philosophy; the heredity of positivism...) in the light of some issues of philosophy of science (The problem of demarcation; Inductivism; Holism; The problem of so-called protocol-sentences...);

Induction (Hints); The logic of Deduction; Syllogism; Inferences fallacies; Truth- Table (Wittgenstein);

The connection between caring and wisdom: through a more suitable logic for caring;

Ethical Deliberation and ethical competence

Practical and applied ethics

Recommended material (Further information will be given in the class)

- Slides (Power Point)
- Item "to cure“. Encyclopedia of Bioethics (2nd ed.) Warren Reich. / o Prendersi cura dei vulnerabili: il punto di incontro tra etica secolare ed etica religiosa nel mondo pluralistico. ITC-Provincia autonoma di Trento
- Dordoni Paolo. Itinerari di Bioetica. Cortina Edizioni Universitarie. If available, otherwise the following texts:
- Dordoni Paolo. Tra scienza e tecnica. Il recupero della prudenza nella prassi infermieristica (Draft)
- Dordoni Paolo. Cura Prudenza e responsabilità nella pratica infermieristica. Atti del convegno 22 maggio Trento Cura. Esperienze e Evidenze. Organizzato dal collegio IPASVI di Trento o Dordoni Paolo. Uno nessuno centomila. I molti volti del destinatario dell’informazione sanitaria.
- Dordoni Paolo. “Oltre un´etica meramente applicata. Spunti per la costruzione di un´etica pratica” Phronesis IX, (2008) 10.
- Dordoni Paolo. “Prudenza e deliberazione nella pratica clinica: la pratica Tutor”; 3 (2005): pp. 98-106
- Dordoni Paolo. “Prudenza e deliberazione nella pratica clinica: spunti metodologici”. Tutor; 3 (2005: pp. 106-114.)

About specific topics following books/articles are recomended:
- Gillies D. Giorello. La filosofia della scienza nel XX secolo. Laterza. Roma 1995. (cap. 1 (pp. 5-15); cap. 2 (pp. 35-47); cap. 3 (69-76) cap. 4 (pp. 106-116); cap. 5; cap. 6. cap. 7 (161-167)….
- Federspil Giovanni. Logica clinica. Mac Graw-Hill. Milano 2004. (3-90) A titolo di integrazione.

Gracia Guillén Diego. “Moral deliberation: the role of methodologies in clinical ethics”. Medicine Health care and Philosophy. (2001) 4: 223-232. Tradotto “la deliberazione come metodo della razionalità pratica” in AA.VV. L’argomentazione del giudizio bioetico. Teorie a confronto. A cura di Viafora e Mocellin. Franco Angeli. Milano 2006.
Gracia Guillén Diego. Construyendo valores. Triacastela. Madrid 2013

Reference texts
Author Title Publishing house Year ISBN Notes
Dordoni Paolo Itinerari di bioetica Cortina Edizioni Universitarie 2013 Altro materiale didattico verrà indicato durante il corso ed è consultabile nella sezione "programma".

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