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Published: 03 September 2009

336 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195148084

Bookseller Code (04)

The Moral Domain

Guided Readings in Philosophical and Literary Texts

Norman Lillegard

This engaging, interactive and pedagogical introduction to ethics combines the best features of a textbook and an anthology. The Moral Domain: Guided Readings in Philosophical and Literary Texts contains numerous readings from key philosophical writings in ethics along with captivating literary selections that bring the ethical issues to life. Offering extensive excerpts from major figures in the history of Western ethics, it also integrates work from non-Western perspectives and represents women's voices. Featuring a unique built-in study guide, the book also demonstrates how ethical theory affects such contemporary moral debates and problems as abortion, euthanasia, feminism, hunger, warfare and more.

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