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L.W. Sumner is University Professor Emeritus in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Toronto. He is the author of four books: Abortion and Moral Theory (1981); The Moral Foundation of Rights (1987); Welfare, Ethics, and Happiness (1996); and The Hateful and the Obscene: Studies in the Limits of Free Expression (2004). He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and recipient of the 2009 Molson Prize in Social Sciences and Humanities from the Canada Council for the Arts.
Table of Contents
Part I: Ethics
2. Consent and Refusal
3. Indirect Death
4. Death by Request
5. Deciding for Others
Part II: Law
6. The Legal Landscape
7. From Prohibition to Regulation