David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Cambridge University Press (2008)
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|
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.
Elliott Louis Bedford (2012). Abortion: At the Still Point of the Turning Conscientious Objection Debate. [REVIEW] HEC Forum 24 (2):63-82.
E. Christian Brugger (2009). “Other Selves”: Moral and Legal Proposals Regarding the Personhood of Cryopreserved Human Embryos. Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 30 (2):105-129.
Similar books and articles
Andrew McGee (2011). Me and My Body: The Relevance of the Distinction for the Difference Between Withdrawing Life Support and Euthanasia. Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 39 (4):671-677.
Jason T. Eberl (2010). Varieties of Dualism. International Philosophical Quarterly 50 (1):39-56.
Heidi Armbruster & Anna Lærke (eds.) (2008). Taking Sides: Ethics, Politics, and Fieldwork in Anthropology. Berghahn Books.
T. M. S. Evens (2008). Anthropology as Ethics: Nondualism and the Conduct of Sacrifice. Berghahn Books.
Alastair V. Campbell (2009). The Body in Bioethics. Routledge-Cavendish.
Kevin Corcoran (ed.) (2001). Soul, Body, and Survival: Essays on the Metaphysics of Human Persons. Cornell University Press.
Daniel N. Robinson (2009). Body-Self Dualism in Contemporary Ethics and Politics. Faith and Philosophy 26 (4):478-480.
Lynne Rudder Baker (2004). Should a Christian Be a Mind-Body Dualist? - No. In Contemporary Debates in Philosophy of Religion. Malden MA: Blackwell Publishing.
Gordon Barnes (2004). Is Dualism Religiously and Morally Pernicious? American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly 78 (1):99-106.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads20 ( #83,605 of 1,098,984 )
Recent downloads (6 months)3 ( #114,620 of 1,098,984 )
How can I increase my downloads?