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- DescriptionContemporary Debates in Applied Ethics features pairs of newly commissioned essays by some of the leading theorists working in the field today. The book brings together fresh debates on eleven of the most controversial issues in applied ethics. The topics addressed include abortion, affirmative action, animals, capital punishment, cloning, euthanasia, immigration, porgraphy, privacy in civil society, values in nature, and world hunger. The lively debate format sharply defines the issues, and paves the way for further discussion. It will serve as an accessible introduction to the major topics in applied ethics, whilst also capturing the imagination of professional philosophers.
- Author BiographyAndrew I. Cohen is Associate Director of the Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics and teaches in the Department of Philosophy at Georgia State University. Christopher Heath Wellman is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Washington University in St. Louis. He is co-editor, with R. G. Frey, of A Companion to Applied Ethics (Blackwell 2003).
- PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons Ltd
- Date of Publication22/11/2004
- Series TitleContemporary Debates in Philosophy
- Place of PublicationOxford
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintBlackwell Publishing Ltd
- Content Noteblack & white illustrations
- Weight780 g
- Width172 mm
- Height253 mm
- Spine31 mm
- Edited byAndrew I. Cohen,Christopher Wellman
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