Body-Self Dualism in Contemporary Ethics and Politics

Cambridge University Press (2008)
Abstract
This book treats the question of what a human person is and the ethical and political controversies of abortion, hedonism and drug-taking, euthanasia, and sex ethics. It defends the position that human beings are both body and soul, with a fundamental and morally important difference from other animals. It defends the traditional position on the most controversial specific moral and political issues of the day
Keywords Philosophical anthropology  Ethics
Categories (categorize this paper)
Buy the book $51.70 used (47% off)   $59.00 new (40% off)   $92.15 direct from Amazon (5% off)    Amazon page
Call number BD450.L3735 2008
ISBN(s) 0521882486   9780521124195   9780521882484
Options
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Revision history Request removal from index
 
Download options
PhilPapers Archive


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy on self-archival     Papers currently archived: 11,365
External links
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library
References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Citations of this work BETA
Patrick Toner (2011). Hylemorphic Animalism. Philosophical Studies 155 (1):65 - 81.
Patrick Toner (2011). On Hylemorphism and Personal Identity. European Journal of Philosophy 19 (3):454-473.
Patrick Toner (2012). St. Thomas Aquinas on Punishing Souls. International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 71 (2):103-116.

View all 8 citations

Similar books and articles
Analytics

Monthly downloads

Added to index

2009-01-28

Total downloads

21 ( #82,692 of 1,102,744 )

Recent downloads (6 months)

4 ( #84,424 of 1,102,744 )

How can I increase my downloads?

My notes
Sign in to use this feature


Discussion
Start a new thread
Order:
There  are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.