Theory and Practice of Autonomy by Gerald Dworkin
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Theory and Practice of Autonomy
By Gerald Dworkin

The Theory and Practice of Autonomy

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Theory and Practice of Autonomy by Gerald Dworkin

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This important new book develops a new concept of autonomy. The notion of autonomy has emerged as central to contemporary moral and political philosophy, particularly in the area of applied ethics. professor Dworkin examines the nature and value of autonomy and uses the concept to analyse various practical moral issues such as proxy consent in the medical context, paternalism, and entrapment by law enforcement officials.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521344524
ISBN-10: 0521344522
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 138mm x 14mm)
Pages: 188
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 26-Aug-1988
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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