Unprecedented advances in medicine, genetic engineering, and demographic forecasting raise new questions that strain the categories and assumptions of traditional ethical theories. Heyd's approach resolves many paradoxes in intergenerational justice, while offering a major test case for the profound problems of the limits of ethics and the nature of value.
|Publisher:||University of California Press|
|Product dimensions:||6.02(w) x 9.02(h) x (d)|
About the Author
David Heyd is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He is the author of Supererogation