The theory and practice of autonomy
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Dworkin, Gerald <1937->

The theory and practice of autonomy

Abstract: This important new book develops a new concept of autonomy. The notion of autonomy has emerged as central to contemporary moral and political philosophy, particularly in the area of applied ethics. professor Dworkin examines the nature and value of autonomy and uses the concept to analyse various practical moral issues such as proxy consent in the medical context, paternalism, and entrapment by law enforcement officials.

Title and contributions: The theory and practice of autonomy / Gerald Dworkin.

Publication: New York : Cambridge University Press, 1988.

Physical description: xiii, 173 p. ; 22 cm.

Series: Cambridge studies in philosophy

ISBN: 0521357675 (pbk.)

Publication date:1988

Language: eng (language of the text, soundtrack, etc..)



Classifications: 170 (19) BJ1031

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  • Type of Publication Date: Publication Dates 1 and 2: monograph complete when issued, or issued within one calendar year
  • Publication Date: 1988

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