Jessica Nihlén Fahlquist
Uppsala University
Moral responsibilityPublic healthSocial responsibilityPolitical scienceMedicine
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Publications 32
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#1Mirko Ancillotti (Uppsala University)H-Index: 3
#2Stefan Eriksson (Uppsala University)H-Index: 24
Last. Tove Godskesen (Uppsala University)H-Index: 4
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High consumption of antibiotics has been identified as an important driver for the increasing antibiotic resistance, considered to be one of the greatest threats to public health globally. Simply informing the public about this consequence is insufficient to induce behavioral change. This study explored beliefs and perceptions among Swedes, with the aim of identifying factors promoting and hindering a judicious approach to antibiotics use. The study focused primarily on the medical use of antibi...
5 CitationsSource
Aim: This paper analyses vaccination policy from an ethical perspective, against the background of the growing hesitancy towards e.g. the measles vaccine. Methods: The paper is normative and analys ...
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Background:Breastfeeding is currently strongly recommended by midwives and paediatricians, and the recommendations are based on documents provided by the World Health Organization and public health authorities worldwide.Research question:The underlying question is, how are non-breastfeeding mothers affected emotionally when informed that breastfeeding is the safest and healthiest option?Research design:The method used is an anonymous web-based qualitative survey exploring the narratives of non-b...
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#1Jessica Nihlén Fahlquist (TU Delft: Delft University of Technology)H-Index: 8
#2Sabine Roeser (TU Delft: Delft University of Technology)H-Index: 14
Communication about nuclear risks is treacherous territory, especially after Fukushima, requiring not only considerations about effectiveness, but also about ethical legitimacy. In this paper, a three-level framework of morally responsible risk communication is developed, focusing on the procedure, the message and the effects of risk communication. This gives rise to three conditions of ethically responsible risk communication: it requires a legitimate procedure, an ethically justified risk mess...
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#2Neelke DoornH-Index: 13
Last. I.R. (Ibo) van de PoelH-Index: 6
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#1Jessica Nihlén Fahlquist (TU Delft: Delft University of Technology)H-Index: 8
With GPS technology, children can be monitored 24 h a day throughout their childhood and teens. In spite of the advantages in terms of safety and security, there are ethical problems with this. In this article, some of these are discussed. First, the concept of parental responsibility is explored and discussed in the context of GPS and children. Second, against the background of psychological research, it is argued that it is not conducive for children's sense of responsibility to be constantly ...
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