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The puzzle of ethics

Author: Peter Vardy; Paul Grosch
Publisher: London : Fount, [1999]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Revised editionView all editions and formats
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This book poses key ethical questions and explores their consequences for society. Are all human beings of equal value? Do animals have the same rights as people? Is abortion justifiable? What is the difference between aided suicide and legalized murder? Is there any morality in war? How do we find an ethical approach to the environment? The author introduces the major philosophers of influence today. (Adapted from  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Vardy; Paul Grosch
ISBN: 0006281443 9780006281443
OCLC Number: 59458218
Notes: Previous ed. i.e. 1st ed.: 1994.
Description: ix, 284 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Peter Vardy & Paul Grosch.

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A guide to the complex subject of ethics explained in clear and entertaining language. This new edition is fully revised and updated.  Read more...

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