• Philosophy
  • Published 2010

PERSONHOOD AND ABORTION: AN AFRICAN PERSPECTIVE

@inproceedings{Oduwole2010PERSONHOODAA,
  title={PERSONHOOD AND ABORTION: AN AFRICAN PERSPECTIVE},
  author={Ebunoluwa Olufemi Oduwole},
  year={2010}
}
One of the most fundamental issues in contemporary ethical discourse, which philosophers have not been able to reach any consid erable consensus is the question of personhood. It is the question of what constitutes th humanness, dignity and personal identity of a being. Within the Western philosophical circle, n o uncontroversial answer prevails. Any answer given to the fundamental question has seriou s implications for one’s moral judgment on the moral worthiness or otherwise of moral issues l… CONTINUE READING

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