Applied Ethics / Edition 1

Applied Ethics / Edition 1

by Peter Singer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198750676

ISBN-13: 9780198750673

Pub. Date: 12/04/1986

Publisher: Oxford University Press

This volume collects a wealth of articles covering a range of topics of practical concern in the field of ethics, including active and passive euthanasia, abortion, organ transplants, capital punishment, the consequences of human actions, slavery, overpopulation, the separate spheres of men and women, animal rights, and game theory and the nuclear arms race. The

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This volume collects a wealth of articles covering a range of topics of practical concern in the field of ethics, including active and passive euthanasia, abortion, organ transplants, capital punishment, the consequences of human actions, slavery, overpopulation, the separate spheres of men and women, animal rights, and game theory and the nuclear arms race. The contributors are Thomas Nagel, David Hume, James Rachels, Judith Jarvis Thomson, Michael Tooley, John Harris, John Stuart Mill, Louis Pascal, Jonathan Glover, Derek Parfit, R.M. Hare, Janet Radcliffe Richards, Peter Singer, and Nicholas Measor.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198750673
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
12/04/1986
Series:
Oxford Readings in Philosophy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
490,081
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 5.38(h) x 0.82(d)

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