Why Should Ethicists Think About Pregnancy Sickness?

The Philosophers' Magazine 77:41-46 (2017)
Download Edit this record How to cite View on PhilPapers
I became a philosopher because I was fascinated by the ethics of abortion. Not only is abortion a crucial practical issue – a matter of life or death – but it forces us to grapple with some of the hardest and yet most significant philosophical questions: If we agree that all human beings have a right to life, what entities do we count as human beings? What characteristics, if any, are necessary? What happens when one entity’s life clashes with another’s bodily integrity? What are the roles of responsibility, consent and fore-knowledge?
(categorize this paper)
PhilPapers/Archive ID
Upload history
Archival date: 2019-09-18
View other versions
Added to PP index

Total views
113 ( #44,718 of 65,771 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
17 ( #40,816 of 65,771 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads since first upload
This graph includes both downloads from PhilArchive and clicks on external links on PhilPapers.