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Author Thomson, Judith Jarvis.

Title Rights, restitution, and risk : essays, in moral theory / Judith Jarvis Thomson ; edited by William Parent.

Publication Info. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1986.


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  170    Check Shelf
Description x, 269 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [263]-[264]
Note Includes index.
Contents A defense of abortion -- Rights and deaths -- Self-defense and rights -- Some ruminations on rights -- Rights and compensation -- Killing, letting die, and the trolley problem -- The trolley problem -- The right to privacy -- Preferential hiring -- Some questions about government regulation of behavior -- Imposing risks -- Remarks on causation and liability -- Liability and individualized evidence.
Subject Ethics.
Indexed Term Ethics
Added Author Parent, William.
Other Form: Online version: Thomson, Judith Jarvis. Rights, restitution, and risk. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1986 (OCoLC)561681645
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