Year: 1976 Source: Nous, v.10, no.2, (May 1976), p.145-171 SIEC No: 19842140

Discussed are moral theories relative to death & killing. The concepts of death & clinical death are defined. The value of life is discussed in terms of pleasure & the fulfillment of goals considered by the agent to be important. Murder suicide, euthanasia, the killing of animals & abortion are also examined.