Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 May 2001

564 Pages


ISBN: 9780198752578

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division


Edited by John Harris

Oxford Readings in Philosophy

  • Much needed volume bringing together key pieces on bioethics, offering a stimulating and accessible introduction to the subject
  • Substantial overview by editor looks at the evolution and nature of bioethics, contemporary developments, and introduces each of the papers included in the volume
  • Thematically organized to cover all aspects of bioethics: beginnings of life, end of life, value of life, quality of life, future generations, and professional ethics.
  • Authors featured include Peter Singer, Tom Beauchamp, Ruth Macklin, and Ronald Dworkin.

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