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Published: 15 May 2020

304 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198858584

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Autonomy, Rationality, and Contemporary Bioethics

Jonathan Pugh

Oxford Philosophical Monographs

  • Explores how we should think about autonomy and rationality in contemporary bioethics
  • Accounts for the different roles that rational beliefs and rational desires play in personal autonomy
  • Surveys and critiques other prominent theories of autonomy in bioethics
  • Interdisciplinary--brings together cutting-edge scholarship in philosophy, bioethics, and law
  • An open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 licence

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