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Thinking Clearly about Death

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Jay Rosenberg's penetrating and persuasively argued analysis of the central metaphysical and moral questions pertaining to death has been updated and revised to expand and deepen several of its key arguments and to address conceptual developments of the past fifteen years. Among the topics discussed are: Life After Death; The Limits of Theorizing; The Limits of Imagination; Death and Personhood; Values and Rights; Mercy Killing; Prolonging Life; Rational Suicide; and One's Own Death. Rosenberg's prose is lucid, lively, thoroughly absorbing, and accessible to introductory-level readers. Essential reading for anyone interested in reflecting on this engaging topic.

About the Author

Jay F. Rosenberg is Taylor Grandy Professor of Philosophy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780872204263
Author:
Rosenberg, Jay F.
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Author:
Rosenberg, Jay F.
Subject:
Death
Subject:
Death, Grief, Bereavement
Subject:
Suicide
Subject:
General Philosophy
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Second Edition,2
Publication Date:
19980915
Binding:
Paperback
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in 19 oz

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Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Death and Dying
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Humanities » Philosophy » General
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