Bibliographic Details

The philosophy of death / Steven Luper.

Author / Creator Luper, Steven.
Imprint Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Description ix, 253 p. ; 24 cm.
Language English
Subject Death.
Death -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Death.
Death -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/7774054
ISBN 0521882494 (hbk.)
0521709121 (pbk.)
9780521882491 (hbk.)
9780521709125 (pbk.)
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-231) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Part I. Dying
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Life
  • 3. Death
  • 4. Challenges
  • 5. Mortal harm
  • 6. The timing puzzle
  • Part II. Killing
  • 7. Killing
  • 8. Suicide and euthanasia
  • 9. Abortion