Comparing Autonomy & Paternalism: Respect for Persons


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What is the right to personhood?

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1. What is autonomy?

2. Which of these is not an example of autonomy?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

We're going to emphasize important topics like the right to personhood, autonomy, paternalism, and paternalistic relationships.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be faced with questions dealing with:

  • What the right to personhood is
  • Autonomy's definition and examples
  • A defining factor of paternalism
  • The dynamic between those in a paternalistic relationship

Skills Practiced

  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of autonomy
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the right to personhood and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding paternalism

Additional Learning

Discover even more about autonomy and paternalism by watching the video lesson, Comparing Autonomy & Paternalism: Respect for Persons. This lesson is on:

  • Traits of personhood
  • The rationale behind autonomy and paternalism
  • Examples of autonomy and paternalism