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by James W. Walters
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Medicine & Health Sciences
  • Author:
    James W. Walters
  • ISBN:
    0252022785
  • ISBN13:
    978-0252022784
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    University of Illinois Press; 1 edition (January 1, 1997)
  • Pages:
    208 pages
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    Medicine & Health Sciences
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Home Browse Books Book details, What Is a Person? An Ethical Exploration. When does a person qualify for protected and continuing life? At a time when technology can sustain marginal life, it is ever more important to understand what constitutes a person. He offers instead the idea of proximate personhood, with criteria for helping to determine which individuals possess a unique claim to life.

An Ethical Exploration. At a time when technology can sustain marginal life, it is ever more important to understand what constitutes a person.

What Is a Person? book. What are the medical, ethical, moral, mental, legal, and philosophical criteria that determine protectable human life? This book addresses with another ambitious and complicated matter: determining the nature of personhood.

Xiv, 187 pages ; 24 cm.

Xiv, 187 pages ; 24 cm.

4. exploration james. Similar books and articles. University of Illinois Press (1997). The First Person and Third Person Views (Part I). David J. Chalmers - manuscript.

An Ethical Exploration, by James W. Walters. An Ethical Exploration, by James W. author {Theodore E. Fleischer}, journal {Theoretical medicine and bioethics}, year {1999}, volume {20 3}, pages {. cle{Fleischer1999ThePW, title {The personhood wars: Body, Soul, and Bioethics, by Gilbert C. Meilaender; and What Is a Person? An Ethical Exploration, by James W. 309-18 } }. Theodore E. Fleischer.

Dealing with a diverse set of problems in practical and theoretical ethics, these fourteen essays, three of. .This collection concludes with two essays dealing with concepts used in appraising the whole of a person's life: absurdity and self-fulfillment, and their interplay.

Dealing with a diverse set of problems in practical and theoretical ethics, these fourteen essays, three of them previously unpublished, reconfirm Joel Feinberg's leading position in the field of legal philosophy.

Ethics or moral philosophy is a branch of philosophy that involves systematizing, defending, and .

Ethics or moral philosophy is a branch of philosophy that involves systematizing, defending, and recommending concepts of right and wrong conduct Ethics seeks to resolve questions of human morality by defining concepts such as good and evil, right and wrong, virtue and vice, justice and crime Contents.

At a time when technology can sustain marginal life, it is more important to understand what constitutes a person. What are the medical, ethical, moral, mental, legal, and philosophical criteria that determine protectable human life? This book addresses with another ambitious and complicated matter: determining the nature of personhood.