Human lives: critical essays on consequentialist bioethics

New York, N.Y.: St. Martin's Press (1997)
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This is a series of essays critical of the utilitarian bioethics now dominating contemporary discussion. Analysing questions of moral theory as well as applied ethics this book aims to supply essays on matters as diverse as beginning and end-of-life issues as well as animal rights, the act-omission distinction and the principle of double effect in caring in medical ethics.



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David S. Oderberg
University of Reading
Jacqueline A. Laing
Oxford University (DPhil)

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Idealist Origins: 1920s and Before.Martin Davies & Stein Helgeby - 2014 - In Graham Oppy & Nick Trakakis (eds.), History of Philosophy in Australia and New Zealand. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer. pp. 15-54.
Australian consequentialism: An australian critique.Bernadette Tobin - 2005 - Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 26 (3):165-173.

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