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Abortion Controversy 25 Years after Roe vs. Wade

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ISBN-10: 0534557643

ISBN-13: 9780534557645

Edition: 2nd 1998

Authors: Louis P. Pojman, Francis J. Beckwith

List price: $221.95
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This is a title acquired from Jones & Bartlett. It includes important and influential academic articles from all perspectives within the abortion debate, abridged versions of the most important Supreme Court decisions, and critiques of Roe vs. Wade.
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List price: $221.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: Wadsworth
Publication date: 2/13/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 461
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

Louis P. Pojman (1935-2005) was Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus, at the United States Military Academy and a Life Member of Clare Hall, Cambridge University. He received an M.A. and Ph.D. from Union Theological Seminary/Columbia University. He was a Fulbright Fellow at the University of Copenhagen and a Rockefeller Fellow at Hamburg University. He received his D.Phil. in Philosophy from Oxford University in 1997.His first position was at the University of Notre Dame, after which he taught at the University of Texas at Dallas. Later, at the University of Mississippi, he served for three years as Chair of the Department of Philosophy and Religion. In 1995, he became Professor of Philosophy…    

Francis J. Beckwith is a frequent contributor to the Christian Research Journal, a publication of the Christian Research Institute. The journal publishes articles that defend the Christian faith against teachings of other religions and the values of modern life that undermine Christianity's fundamental teachings. Beckwith's articles have dealt with theological issues, such as the deity of Christ, the Trinity, and the occurrence of miracles; he has also analyzed the philosophies of other religions, including the Mormon and Baha'i faiths. Beckwith also writes from a Christian perspective about current and often controversial social issues, such as abortion. Taking a strong antiabortion…    

Preface
Introduction
Breaking Through the Stereotypes
Introduction
Breaking Through the Stereotypes
For Further Reading
The Major Supreme Court Decisions
Introduction
Planned Parenthood
For Further Reading
Evaluations of
Introduction
Some Thoughts on Autonomy and Equality in Relation to
For Further Reading
Arguments From A Woman?S Right to Her Body
Introduction
A Defense of Abortion
Arguments from Bodily Rights: A Critical Analysis
A Defense of "A Defense of Abortion": On the Responsibility Objection to Thomson's Argument
Abortion Logic and Paternal Responsibilities: One More Look at Judith Thomson's Argument and a Critique of David Boonin-Vail's Defense of It
For Further Reading
Personhood Arguments On Abortion
Introduction
Abortion is Morally Wrong
In Defense of Abortion and Infanticide
The Scope of the Prohibition against Killing
Personhood Begins at Conception
Abortion: A Defense of the Personhood Argument
Abortion and Human Rights
A Defense of the Moderate Position
For Further Reading
Beyond the Personhood Argument
Introduction
Abortion: Beyond the Personhood Argument
The Golden Rule Argument against Abortion
Why Abortion is Immoral
Does a Fetus Already Have a Future-Like-Ours?
Abortion and the Neo-Natal Right to Life: A Critique of Marquis's Futurist Argument
A Future Like Ours and the Concept of Person: A Reply to McInerney and Paske
For Further Reading
Feminist Arguments On Abortion
Introduction
A Feminist Defense of Abortion
Our Bodies, Our Souls
Abortion and the "Feminine Voice,"
Taking Women Seriously as People: the Moral Implications for Abortion
Abortion, Faith and State Neutrality
Introduction
Pluralism, Tolerance, and Abortion Rights
For Further Reading