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Rethinking Life & Death: The Collapse of Our Traditional Ethics
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher St Martins Pr
Publication date April 1, 1995
Pages 256
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780312118808
ISBN-10 0312118805
Dimensions 1.25 by 6.75 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1.10 lbs.
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Original list price $22.95
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Summary
In a thoughtful reassessment of the meaning of life and death, a noted philosopher offers a new definition for life that contrasts a world dependent on biological maintenance with one controlled by state-of-the-art medical technology. Tour.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: In a thoughtful reassessment of the meaning of life and death, a noted philosopher offers a new definition for life that contrasts a world dependent on biological maintenance with one controlled by state-of-the-art medical technology. Tour.

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Hardcover
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from St Martins Pr (April 1, 1995)
9780312118808 | details & prices | 256 pages | 6.75 × 9.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $22.95
About: Offers a new definition for life that contrasts a world dependent on biological maintenance with one controlled by state-of-the-art medical technology.
Reprint edition from Diane Pub Co (April 1, 1995)
9780788168598 | details & prices | 6.50 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $23.00
Paperback
Book cover for 9780192861849 Book cover for 9780312144012
 
Reprint edition from Griffin (May 1, 1996)
9780312144012 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $18.99
About: In a reassessment of the meaning of life and death, a noted philosopher offers a new definition for life that contrasts a world dependent on biological maintenance with one controlled by state-of-the-art medical technology
from Oxford Univ Pr (September 21, 1995); titled "Rethinking Life and Death: The Collapse of Our Traditional Ethics"
9780192861849 | details & prices | 268 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $49.35
About: In a world of respirators and embryos stored for years in liquid nitrogen, we can no longer take the sanctity of human life as the cornerstone of our ethical outlook.
Prebinding
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Reprint edition from Paw Prints (June 26, 2008)
9781439509548 | details & prices | 6.00 × 9.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.92 lbs | List price $24.95
About: The new commandments according to Rethinking Life and Death.

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