By Deryck Beyleveld

The concept that of human dignity is more and more invoked in bioethical debate and, certainly, in overseas tools concerned about biotechnology and biomedicine. whereas a few commentators think about appeals to human dignity to be little greater than rhetoric and never beneficial of significant attention, the authors of this groundbreaking new learn supply such appeals special and defensible which means via an program of the ethical idea of Alan Gewirth.

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