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A Companion to Applied Ethics

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In recent years, many important moral, social, and political issues have come under philosophical scrutiny, with the result that applied or practical ethics has become one of the largest areas of growth in philosophy. These specially commissioned essays by many of the leading figures in applied ethics track that growth. They provide substantive discussions of the pressing issues that orient around the topics in question, and, collectively, constitute an in-depth, state-of-the-art account of present-day philosophical thinking in practical ethics. A Companion to Applied Ethics is the most ambitious and authoritative account of applied ethics available. The volume will serve professionals as an indispensable resource, and, because it is written accessibly, will provide students and educated laymen with an excellent guide to the current state of play in substantive discussion by philosophers of major moral, social, and political issues.

Author Biography

R. G. Frey is Professor of Philosophy at Bowling Green StateUniversity. He is the author of numerous books and articles onapplied ethics, normative theory, and the history ofeighteenth-century British moral philosophy. With Gerald Dworkinand Sissela Bok, he is the author of Euthanasia andPhysician-assisted Suicide (1998). Christopher Heath Wellman is Associate Professor ofPhilosophy at Washington University in St. Louis. He is co-editor, with Andrew Cohen, of Contemporary Debates in Applied Ethics(Blackwell 2004).
Release date NZ
January 17th, 2003
Contributors
Edited by Christopher Heath Wellman Edited by R. G. Frey
Country of Publication
United States
Imprint
Basil Blackwell Inc, US
Pages
720
Dimensions
178x252x58
ISBN-13
9781557865946
Product ID
3075650

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