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6 edition of Life Science Ethics found in the catalog.

Life Science Ethics

by Gary L. Comstock

  • 13 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Iowa State Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bio-ethics,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Bioethics,
  • Science,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Life sciences

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGary Comstock (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9837534M
    ISBN 10081382835X
    ISBN 109780813828350

    Plato’s entire discussion of justice in the polity is very involved. Here I can do no more than point to some very general similarities between that view and the view of justice in the individual. In both cases, the rational part should rule the others. In Plato’s view, this is the only path to harmonious. This second edition of Life Science Ethics includes four essays not found in the first edition: Richard Haynes on “Animals in Research” Stephen M. Gardiner on “Climate Change” Christopher Kelty on “Nanotechnology” Gary Comstock on “Genetically Modified Foods” and a revised and expanded version of the chapter on “Farms” in which Stephen Carpenter joins Charles Taliaferro as.

    We may conveniently divide contemporary philosophical ethics into at least four parts. Meta-ethics conducts an analysis of moral concepts, ethical justification, and the meaning of moral language. Descriptive ethics describes ethical behavior among various people and in various cultures. (Social scientists now do most of this work.) Normative. Book Review: Gary L. Comstock (ed.). Life Science Ethics. Iowa State Press, Ames, xviii + pp. ISBN: X.

    After Virtue is a book on moral philosophy by Alasdair MacIntyre. MacIntyre provides a bleak view of the state of modern moral discourse, regarding it as failing to be rational, and failing to admit to being irrational. He claims that older forms of moral discourse were in better shape, particularly singling out Aristotle 's moral philosophy as Author: Alasdair MacIntyre. BJU Press' Life Science Subject Kit. 5th ed. surveys the structures and functions of living things such as plants, animals, and human beings. All these concepts are unfolded as a quest to understand the life that God has created. Case studies, webquests, lab activities, ethics boxes, and questions help students think like scientists and see life science from a biblical : BJU Press.


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