[The book] offers instructors and students a well-balanced anthology for ethics courses of all kinds. Applied ethics, Social problems, Introduction to ethics, and Moral problems are just some of the courses that might use this up-to-date collection of readings on the most hotly debated issues of our time. The book also includes important readings in moral theory, providing students with the necessary framework to evaluate positions. The book juxtaposes several different viewpoints on [various] social issues. -Back cover. This book is primarily intended for undergraduates taking philosophy courses that address contemporary moral problems. -Pref.Unlike some who claim that abortion is wrong, Marquis does not want his position to depend on any view about whether or ... This essay sets out an argument that purports to show, as well as any argument in ethics can show, that abortion is, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Applied Ethics in American Society|
|Author||:||Diane Michelfelder Wilcox, William H. Wilcox, Robert C. Solomon|
|Publisher||:||Wadsworth Publishing Company - 1997|