Includes bibliographical references and index.
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?
"... 36 essays, arranged in pro and con pairs, that address 18 controversial issues in morality and moral philosophy."
|| Clashing views on moral issues
"Taking sides. Clashing views on moral issues."
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