Philippa Foot, 7 August 1986
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Oxford, 196 pp., £12.95, January 1986, 9780192177469Show More
Voluntary Euthanasia edited by A.B. Downing and Barbara Smoker.
Peter Owen, 303 pp., £14.95, February 1986, 0 7206 0651 9Show More
Moral Dilemmas in Modern Medicine edited by Michael Lockwood.
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“... these ideas, so that we do not much react when in another Oxford book, The End of Life by James Rachels, it is said that some animals have a better claim to be cared for than a severely retarded child? It may be argued that it is not of practical importance that these ‘practical’ philosophers say these things, so long as other people keep a ...”