A Dialogue on Ethical Issues of Life and Death
Ethics is concerned with the way human beings ought to behave. This book, written in the form of a dialogue, is an introduction to several ethical theories and to four major contemporary moral issues: euthanasia, abortion, animal rights, and capital punishment. It aims to develop some views and arguments that have already emerged in the literature of ethics.
- Paperback | 170 pages
- 137.2 x 208.3 x 15.2mm | 181.44g
- 01 May 2002
- University Press of America
- Lanham, MD, United States
Table of contents
Chapter 1 Preface Chapter 2 The Setting Chapter 3 The First Day: Ethical Theories Chapter 4 The Second Day: Euthanasia Chapter 5 The Third Day: Abortion Chapter 6 The Fourth Day: Animals Chapter 7 The Fifth Day: Capital Punishment Chapter 8 Bibliographical Essay Chapter 9 About the Author
About Rocco J. Gennaro
Rocco J. Gennaro is Associate Professor of Philosophy, Indiana State University.