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.
Electronic books.
Format E-Resource, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/8208903
ISBN 9780521882491 (hbk.)
9780521709125 (pbk.)
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-231) and index.
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2009. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
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