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2018 | 7 | 4 | 567-578
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Abortion in The Universal Encyclopedia of Philosophy

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The author discusses the problem of abortion. He defines abortion as a deliberate and immediate killing of a human being before birth; he distinguishes it from spontaneous miscarriage or a situation where the child is allowed to die without this being intended, where the death is the result of causes not dependent upon acting persons—abortus indirectus. In order to morally evaluate the act of abortion, the author considers both the ontic status of the conceived human being and the criteria usually used for the evaluation.
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7
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4
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567-578
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2018-12-30
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Publication order reference
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ISSN
2577–0314
ISSN
2300–0066
YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.desklight-d3998022-9494-40a6-bb41-9232cc491178
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