David DeGrazia

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David DeGrazia
Nationality American
Education BA (University of Chicago)
MStud (University of Oxford)
PhD (Georgetown University)
Occupation Professor of Philosophy, George Washington University
Notable work(s) Taking Animals Seriously: Mental Life and Moral Status (1996)
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David DeGrazia is an American moral philosopher specializing in bioethics and animal ethics. He is Professor of Philosophy at George Washington University, where he has taught since 1989, and the author or editor of several books on ethics, including Taking Animals Seriously: Mental Life and Moral Status (1996), Human Identity and Bioethics (2005), and Creation Ethics: Reproduction, Genetics, and Quality of Life (2012). DeGrazia is also a Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Bioethics, National Institutes of Health.[1]

Books[edit]

  • Creation Ethics: Reproduction, Genetics, and Quality of Life. Oxford University Press, 2012
  • Human Identity and Bioethics. Cambridge University Press, 2005
  • Animal Rights: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford University Press, 2002
  • with Thomas Mappes and Jeffrey Brand-Ballard (eds.). Biomedical Ethics. McGraw-Hill, 1996
  • Taking Animals Seriously: Mental Life and Moral Status. Cambridge University Press, 1996
  • with Thomas Mappes and Jane Zembaty (eds.). Social Ethics: Morality and Social Policy. McGraw-Hill, 1981

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "David DeGrazia", George Washington University, accessed 3 June 2012.

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