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Moral matters

Author: Jan Narveson
Publisher: Peterborough, Ont. ; Orchard Park, N.Y : Broadview Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Provides a concise look at ethical issues such as euthanasia, animal rights, abortion, and pornography. This book provides a set of views from the perspective of a leading libertarian thinker and  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jan Narveson
ISBN: 1551112124 9781551112121
OCLC Number: 44587542
Notes: APPE gift.
Description: ix, 337 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Moral issues and moral theory --
Suicide and the value of life --
Euthanasia --
Punishment, capital and otherwise --
War --
Morals and animals --
Feeding the hungry --
Abortion --
Population : how many people should there be? --
Morals and the environment --
Sexual ethics : sex, love, marriage, and family --
Pornography, prostitution, and sexual harassment --
Non-discrimination and affirmative action --
Obeying the law.
Responsibility: Jan Narveson.
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"Moral Matters is a first-rate exploration of many of the important issues in applied or normative ethics."--Susan Dimock "Moral Matters puts a marvelous breadth of concrete issues on the table, and Read more...

 
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