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The Resource Creation and abortion : a study in moral and legal philosophy, F.M. Kamm

Creation and abortion : a study in moral and legal philosophy, F.M. Kamm

Label
Creation and abortion : a study in moral and legal philosophy
Title
Creation and abortion
Title remainder
a study in moral and legal philosophy
Statement of responsibility
F.M. Kamm
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on a non-consequentialist ethical theory, this book critically examines the prevalent view that if a fetus has the moral standing of a person, it has a right to life and abortion is impermissible. Most discussion of abortion has assumed that this view is correct, and so has focused onthe question of the personhood of the fetus. Kamm begins by considering in detail the permissibility of killing in non-abortion cases which are similar to abortion cases. She goes on to consider the case for the permissibility of abortion in many types of pregnancies, including ones resulting fromrape, vo
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kamm, F. M.
Dewey number
363.46
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ767.15
LC item number
.K36 1992eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
HQ 767.15
NLM item number
K15c 1992
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abortion
  • Abortion
  • Abortion
  • Ethics, Medical
  • Morals
  • Abortion, Induced
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Abortion
  • Abortion
  • United States
Label
Creation and abortion : a study in moral and legal philosophy, F.M. Kamm
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- May we kill in nonabortion cases? -- Applying the argument to specific nonabortion cases -- Variations and alternatives -- May we kill in abortion cases? -- Creating responsibly -- Informed consent, responsibilites in pregnancy, and external means of gestation
Control code
290498268
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 227 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429407519
Lccn
91022932
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290498268
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Creation and abortion : a study in moral and legal philosophy, F.M. Kamm
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- May we kill in nonabortion cases? -- Applying the argument to specific nonabortion cases -- Variations and alternatives -- May we kill in abortion cases? -- Creating responsibly -- Informed consent, responsibilites in pregnancy, and external means of gestation
Control code
290498268
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 227 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429407519
Lccn
91022932
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290498268
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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