Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2020

176 Pages | 10 black and white images

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198850052

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Buddhist Ethics: A Very Short Introduction

Second Edition

Damien Keown

Very Short Introductions

  • Offers an introduction to Buddhist moral teachings and considers Buddhist ethics surrounding some of the most pressing topics today
  • Includes discussion of the ethical challenges posed by cutting-edge developments in science and biomedical technologies, including neuroscience, artificial intelligence, transhumanism, and gene editing
  • New edition includes updates to take into account social and political developments since the first edition
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million copies sold worldwide