The Family: A Liberal Defence: A Liberal Defence by D. ArchardThe Family: A Liberal Defence: A Liberal Defence by D. Archard

The Family: A Liberal Defence: A Liberal Defence

byD. Archard

Hardcover | December 21, 2010

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This book proivdes an account of the nature and value of the family within a liberal society. It defines "family," and assesses the right to have a family, whether the family promotes injustice, and what future there is for the family in the face of significant changes.
DAVID ARCHARD is Professor of Philosophy and Public Policy at the University of Lancaster, UK. He has published widely in applied ethics, political and legal philosophy. He is a member of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority, and Honorary Chair of the Society for Applied Philosophy.
Title:The Family: A Liberal Defence: A Liberal DefenceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:131 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0 inPublished:December 21, 2010Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230580599

ISBN - 13:9780230580596


Table of Contents

The Nature of the Family
The Right to a Family
The Constitution of the Family
The Ideal of the Family and the Ideal Family
Just Families
The Future of the Family
Concluding Thoughts