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Tag Archives: Right to life
What are “Rights”?
In the abortion debate, all sides are liable to refer to our “rights.” The “right” to life, “right” to privacy, or the “right” of personal autonomy. The language is so common it might seem odd to think that some ethical … Continue reading
Posted in Ethics of Abortion, History of Abortion, Terms and Definitions Tagged abortion rights, civil, Ethics, moral, natural, right of privacy, Right to life, rights Leave a comment
Judith Jarvis Thomson’s “A Defense of Abortion”
This famous monumental defense of abortion by Judith Jarvis Thomson predates the Roe v. Wade decision by almost two years. In this article submitted to Philosophy & Public Affairs (Vol. 1, no. 1 [Fall 1971]), Thomson argues by various analogies that … Continue reading
Posted in Abortion Cases, Abortion Laws, Ethics of Abortion, Family Planning, History of Abortion, Scholarly Reviews, Terms and Definitions, When does Life Begin? Tagged Autonomy, Defense of Abortion, Ethics, Free-will, Illegal, Judith Jarvis Thomson, Legal, Liberty, Precedent, pro-choice, pro-life, Right to life Leave a comment