Cognitive Disability and Its Challenge to Moral Philosophy (Heftet)

Serie: Metaphilosophy 

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Innbinding: Heftet
Utgivelsesår: 2010
Antall sider: 442
Forlag: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Språk: Engelsk
Serie: Metaphilosophy
ISBN/EAN: 9781405198288
Kategori: Religion, historie og filosofi
Omtale: Cognitive Disability and Its Challenge to Moral Philosophy
Through a series of essays contributed by clinicians, medical historians, and prominent moral philosophers, Cognitive Disability and Its Challenge to Moral Philosophy addresses the ethical, bio-ethical, epistemological, historical, and meta-philosophical questions raised by cognitive disability * Features essays by a prominent clinicians and medical historians of cognitive disability, and prominent contemporary philosophers such as Ian Hacking, Martha Nussbaum, and Peter Singer * Represents the first collection that brings together philosophical discussions of Alzheimer's disease, intellectual/developmental disabilities, and autism under the rubric of cognitive disability * Offers insights into categories like Alzheimer's, mental retardation, and autism, as well as issues such as care, personhood, justice, agency, and responsibility

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