Journals Higher Education



Published: 05 October 2015

288 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199378111

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Permissible Progeny?

The Morality of Procreation and Parenting

Edited by Sarah Hannan, Samantha Brennan, and Richard Vernon

  • The book gives special attention to questions concerning the morality of procreation, which have tended to be neglected.
  • The collection brings together some of the biggest names working in these areas, many of whom are advancing completely new arguments.
  • Considers additional topics such as the morality of adoption, the rationality of having children, and the environmental implications of procreation
  • Offers a chapter that considers the duty to procreate in certain circumstances