The Resource Human life, action and ethics : essays, by G.E.M. Anscombe ; edited by Mary Geach and Luke Gormally, (electronic resource)

Human life, action and ethics : essays, by G.E.M. Anscombe ; edited by Mary Geach and Luke Gormally, (electronic resource)

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Human life, action and ethics : essays
Title
Human life, action and ethics
Title remainder
essays
Statement of responsibility
by G.E.M. Anscombe ; edited by Mary Geach and Luke Gormally
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of essays by the celebrated philosopher Elizabeth Anscombe. This collection includes papers on human nature and practical philosophy, together with the classic 'Modern Moral Philosophy'..
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Anscombe, G. E. M.
Dewey number
170
Index
no index present
LC call number
BJ1011
LC item number
.A57 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Geach, Mary
  • Gormally, Luke
Series statement
St. Andrews studies in philosophy and public affairs
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Ethics
Label
Human life, action and ethics : essays, by G.E.M. Anscombe ; edited by Mary Geach and Luke Gormally, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Analytical philosophy and the spirituality of man -- Has mankind one soul : an angel distributed through many bodies? -- Human essence -- Were you a zygote? -- Embryos and final causes -- Knowledge and reverence for human life -- The dignity of the human being -- Chisholm on action -- The causation of action -- Practical inference -- Practical truth -- Does Oxford moral philosophy corrupt youth? -- Modern moral philosophy -- Good and bad human action -- Action, intention and 'double effect' -- The controversy over a new morality -- Must one obey one's conscience? -- Glanville Williams' The sanctity of life and the criminal law : a review -- Who is wronged? : Philippa Foot on double effect -- Prolegomenon to a pursuit of the definition of murder : the illegal and the unlawful -- Murder and the morality of euthanasia -- Commentary on John Harris' 'Ethical problems in the management of severely handicapped children' -- Sins of omission? -- The non-treatment of controls in clinical trials
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (296 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613445261
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000107489
  • (EBL)744282
  • (OCoLC)745866947
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC744282
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000107489
Label
Human life, action and ethics : essays, by G.E.M. Anscombe ; edited by Mary Geach and Luke Gormally, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Analytical philosophy and the spirituality of man -- Has mankind one soul : an angel distributed through many bodies? -- Human essence -- Were you a zygote? -- Embryos and final causes -- Knowledge and reverence for human life -- The dignity of the human being -- Chisholm on action -- The causation of action -- Practical inference -- Practical truth -- Does Oxford moral philosophy corrupt youth? -- Modern moral philosophy -- Good and bad human action -- Action, intention and 'double effect' -- The controversy over a new morality -- Must one obey one's conscience? -- Glanville Williams' The sanctity of life and the criminal law : a review -- Who is wronged? : Philippa Foot on double effect -- Prolegomenon to a pursuit of the definition of murder : the illegal and the unlawful -- Murder and the morality of euthanasia -- Commentary on John Harris' 'Ethical problems in the management of severely handicapped children' -- Sins of omission? -- The non-treatment of controls in clinical trials
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (296 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613445261
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000107489
  • (EBL)744282
  • (OCoLC)745866947
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC744282
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000107489

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