What is a Person: The Concept and the Implications for Ethics

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E. Mellen Press, Jan 1, 1989 - Philosophy - 179 pages
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This study traces the philosophical, biological, and medical developments in the understanding and definition of personhood: from its beginnings in early Christian theology to an analysis of contemporary information, reports, and ethical evaluations.

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Contents

PERSON IN AQUINAS
13
ALTERNATIVES TO REALISM
29
B UTILITARIANISM PERSONHOOD AS SOCIAL
46
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