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Aging, death, and human longevity : a philosophical inquiry

Author: Christine Overall
Publisher: Berkeley : Univ. of California Press, cop. 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With the help of medicine and technology we are living longer than ever before. This work offers a comprehensive presentation and evaluation of the arguments - both ancient and contemporary - for and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christine Overall
ISBN: 0520232984 9780520232983
OCLC Number: 717359533
Description: XI, 264 p. ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Christine Overall.

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"Is a longer life a good in itself? Christine Overall carefully explores the philosophical tradition and current arguments to conclude that living a longer life is better. For those who believe that Read more...

 
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