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A defense of abortion [electronic resource] / David Boonin.

By: Boonin, David.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Cambridge studies in philosophy and public policy: Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 350 p.).ISBN: 0521817013; 9780521817011; 0521520355 (pbk.); 9780521520355 (pbk.); 0511061110 (electronic bk.); 9780511061110 (electronic bk.); 051106957X (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader); 9780511069574 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader); 9780511610172 (electronic bk.); 0511610173 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Abortion -- Moral and ethical aspects | Abortion, Induced -- ethics | Electronic books | PHILOSOPHY -- Ethics & Moral Philosophy | Avortement -- Aspect moral | Abortus provocatus | Schwangerschaftsabbruch | EthikGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Defense of abortion.DDC classification: 179.7/6 Other classification: 08.38 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1 Framing the Debate; Chapter 2 The Conception Criterion; Chapter 3 Postconception Criteria; Chapter 4 The Good Samaritan Argument; Chapter 5 Non-Rights-Based Arguments; Bibliography; Index.
Summary: David Boonin has written the most thorough and detailed case for the moral permissibility of abortion yet published. This major book will be especially helpful to those teaching applied ethics and bioethics in philosophy or in law and medicine and to general readers for whom abortion remains a high-profile issue.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-343) and index.

Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1 Framing the Debate; Chapter 2 The Conception Criterion; Chapter 3 Postconception Criteria; Chapter 4 The Good Samaritan Argument; Chapter 5 Non-Rights-Based Arguments; Bibliography; Index.

David Boonin has written the most thorough and detailed case for the moral permissibility of abortion yet published. This major book will be especially helpful to those teaching applied ethics and bioethics in philosophy or in law and medicine and to general readers for whom abortion remains a high-profile issue.

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