Creation Ethics: The Moral Status of Early Fetuses and the Ethics of Abortion
Harman (Elizabeth)
Source: Philosophy & Public Affairs, Vol. 28, No. 4 (Autumn, 1999) (pp. 310-324)
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  1. There has been considerable discussion of the moral status of early fetuses and the ethics of the choice whether to abort a pregnancy.
  2. But one tenable view about the moral status of early fetuses has been regularly ignored.
  3. As a consequence, a very liberal view about the ethics of abortion is more attractive than has previously been thought.

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