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Taking sides. Clashing views on moral issues / selected, edited, and with introductions by Stephen Satris.

Book Book (c2006)
Description: xxii, 357 p. ; 24 cm.
Publisher: Dubuque, Iowa : Dushkin/McGraw-Hill, c2006
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Gordon College. (Show all copies)
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Gordon College Stack Level 1 BJ 1012 .T24 2006 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 007312950X
  • Edition: 10th ed.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Is moral relativism correct? -- Does morality need religion? --- Should the Navy assign servicewomen to submarine duty? -- Is abortion immoral? -- Must sex involve commitment? -- Should Congress be giving more financial support to abstinence-only sex education? -- Should human cloning be banned? -- Are government-supported faith-based charities a good idea? -- Should Congress allow the buying and selling of human organs? -- Should drugs be legalized -- Is affirmative action fair? -- Should the Supreme Court prohibit racial preferences in college admissions? -- Should same-sex marriage be allowed? -- Should hate-crime laws explicitly protected sexual orientation -- Should handguns be banned? -- Should the death penalty be abolished? -- Should physician-assisted suicide be legalized by the states? -- Is it morally permissible to eat meat?
Summary: "... 36 essays, arranged in pro and con pairs, that address 18 controversial issues in morality and moral philosophy."
Authors: Satris, Stephen. (Added Author).
Alternate Title: Clashing views on moral issues
Moral issues
Citation: Satris, Stephen. "Taking sides. Clashing views on moral issues." Dubuque, Iowa : Dushkin/McGraw-Hill, 2006.

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