Oup Usa (2002)

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Jeff McMahan
Oxford University
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This magisterial work is the first comprehensive study of the ethics of killing, where the moral status of the individual is uncertain or controversial. Drawing on philosophical notions of personal identity and the wrongness of killing, McMahan looks carefully at a host of practical issues including abortion, infanticide, the killing of animals, assisted suicide and euthanasia.
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Reprint years 2003, 2009
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ISBN(s) 9780195079982   0195079981   9780195169829   0195169824
DOI 10.1215/00318108-2006-039
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