For undergraduate courses in Ethics, Social Ethics, and Contemporary Moral Problems. This anthology provides a comprehensive selection of readings on contemporary social issues revolving around three general themes: Matters of Life and Death, Matters of Equality and Diversity, and Expanding the Circle (duties beyond borders, living together with animals, and environmental ethics). Each set of readings is accompanied by an extensive introduction, a bibliographical essay, pre-reading questions, and discussion questions.
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Book Description Pearson, 2005. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Preface. Introduction: A Pluralistic Approach to Contemporary Moral Issues. An Initial Self-Quiz. PART I.MATTERS OF LIFE AND DEATH. 1.Cloning and Reproductive Technologies. An Introduction to the Moral Issues. The Arguments. Gregory Stock and Francis Fukuyama, "The Clone Wars." Glenn McGee, "Parenting in an Era of Genetics." F. M. Kamm, "Embryonic Stem Cell Research: A Moral Defense." Concluding Discussion Questions. For Further Reading. Videotape:Topic: To Preserve or Defend, Does the Gift of Life Cost Life Itself ? Stem Cell Research. Source:Nightline,June 20, 2001. 2.Abortion. Experiential Account. Linda Bird Francke, "There Just Wasn't Room in Our Lives Now for Another Baby." An Introduction to the Moral Issues. The Arguments. Jane English, "Abortion and the Concept of a Person." Roy W. Perrett, "Buddhism, Abortion, and the Middle Way." Don Marquis, "Why Abortion Is Immoral." Concluding Discussion Questions. For Further Reading. Videotape:Topic: Civil War(Roe v. Wade). Source:Nightline,January 22, 2003. 3.Euthanasia. Narrat ive Accounts. Anonymous, "It&. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0131829971