Ethics and humanity : themes from the philosophy of Jonathan Glover / edited by N. Ann Davis, Richard Keshen, and Jeff McMahan.

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Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Description
xii, 290 p. ; 25 cm.

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Bibliographic references
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • "Selected writings of Jonathan Glover": p. 283-284.
Contents
Part I: Torture. What should we do about torture? / James Griffin -- Part II: War. The consequences of war / Thomas Hurka ; Humanitarian intervention, consent, and proportionality / Jeff McMahan -- Part III: Ethics, truth, and belief. Humanity and the perils of perniciously politicized science / N. Ann Davis ; Social moral epistemology and the tasks of ethics / Allen Buchanan ; The strains of dialogue / Richard Keshen -- Part IV: Bioethics and beyond. Humanity and hyper-regulation : from Nuremberg to Helsinki / Onora O'Neill ; Transhumanity : a moral vision of the twenty-first century / John Harris -- Part V: Some silences in Humanity. The foundations of humanity / Roger Crisp ; Bystanders to poverty / Peter Singer ; Compassion : human and animal / Martha Nussbaum -- Part VI: Personal. Jonathan Glover / Alan Ryan -- Part VII: Responses. Responses : a summing up / Jonathan Glover.
ISBN
  • 9780195325195 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0195325192 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2009018901
OCLC
323194315
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