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作者 Harte, Colin
書名 Changing Unjust Laws Justly : Pro-Life Solidarity with the Last and Least
出版項 Washington : Catholic University of America Press, 2005
©2005
國際標準書號 9780813216096 (electronic bk.)
9780813214061
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說明 1 online resource (383 pages)
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附註 Intro -- CONTENTS -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- PART I. PRACTICAL REALITIES OF RESTRICTING ABORTION -- 1. A Denial of Solidarity -- General Features of Abortion Laws -- Legislative Campaigns to Prohibit Late Abortions -- Campaigning to Stop "Abortion on Demand" -- The Exclusion of Disabled Unborn Children as a Paradigm of the Denial of Solidarity -- Exclusions or Solidarity? -- PART II. A QUESTION OF LAW -- 2. Jurisprudential Options Revisited -- The Three Basic Jurisprudential Options -- The Seven Jurisprudential Options -- Legal "Permission" and Legal "Toleration" -- 3. The Problem of Intrinsically Unjust Laws -- Law: Justness and Unjustness -- Responding to Intrinsically Unjust Laws -- PART III. ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS -- 4. Good Acts by Bad Acts? -- Material Cooperation and Side Effects -- Intentions and Consequences -- Veritatis splendor, n. 78, on the Moral Object -- An Analysis of Voting -- 5. A "Special Case" Consideration -- The Concept of "Anti-Abortion Politics" -- "Corrupted" Systems and Oath Swearing -- The Context of the Restrictive Law -- A Different Kind of "Special Case" -- A Return to the "Object" -- Form and Matter -- 6. Avoiding Ethical Inconsistencies -- The Lesser Evil -- The Principle of Totality -- The Law of Gradualness -- PART IV. LEGISLATIVE MATTERS -- 7. Identifying Just and Unjust Proposals -- Primary and Secondary Aspects of Abortion Laws -- A Typical Abortion Act -- A Range of Legislative Proposals -- A Consideration of Side Effects -- 8. Voting Opportunities -- The Unborn Children (Protection) Bill of 1980 -- The Unborn Children (Protection) Bill of 1982 -- The Abortion Bill of 1986 -- The Abortion (Amendment) Bill of 1992 -- The Abortion (Amendment) Bill of 1995 -- The Human Embryo (Protection) Bill of 2000 -- Voting Opportunities: A Summary -- PART V. MAGISTERIAL TEACHING AND A CONCLUSION
9. Evangelium Vitae -- Reading Evangelium vitae, nn. 73 and 90, in Context -- Understanding Evangelium vitae, n. 73 -- Questions Posed by Evangelium vitae, n. 73 -- Evangelium vitae, n. 90 -- Authoritative Clarifications of Evangelium vitae, n. 73 -- 10. An Overview and Conclusion -- APPENDICES -- A. The UK Abortion Law Prior to the Abortion Act 1967 -- B. Abortion Act 1967 -- C. Abortion (Amendment) Bill (January 1988) -- D. Abortion (Amendment) Bill (May 1988) -- E. Section 37 of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 1990 -- Bibliography -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Harte, Colin Changing Unjust Laws Justly : Pro-Life Solidarity with the Last and Least Washington : Catholic University of America Press,c2005 9780813214061
主題 Abortion -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain.;Abortion -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Great Britain.;Abortion -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.;Pro-life movement -- Great Britain
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