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All data is as of December 05, 2022.

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JINNO Reisei
Professor
Affiliation Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Discipline Law
Academic Degrees Hiroshima University Doctor(Law)
Hiroshima University Master(Law)
Research Fields Social sciences; law; Civil law
Research Keywords family law
Comments I study the adult guardianship system. Adult guardians are persons authorized to protect adults with insufficient judgment ability because of issues such as intellectual/mental disability or dementia following old age. Someone suitable to act as an adult guardian will be appointed by a family court.
A debate is ongoing as to whether adult guardians should be able to make medical decisions on behalf of persons who have lost the capacity for judgement. If the right of determination were to be given to an adult guardian, it would become necessary to take measures to prevent the abuse of this right, such as by requesting permission from a family court for serious medical actions.
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Topic Aging Society/Social Welfare
Bioethics
Everyday Law
SDGs 3 Good health and well-being 5 Gender equality 10 Reduced inequalities 11 Sustainable cities and communities 16 Peace, justice and strong institutions
Educational Programs [Professional Degree Program] Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences : Division of Law School : Program for Law Practice Professionals
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