Thursday, January 10, 2008

This table of contents is not available online in a useful format so I post it here as a public service:

Writings on An Ethical Life

Peter Singer

Introduction, xvi

THE NATURE OF ETHICS

Moral Experts FROM Analysis, 3

About Ethics FROM Practical Ethics, 7

ACROSS THE SPECIES BARRIER

Preface to the 1975 Edition FROM Animal Liberation, 21

All Animals Are Equal ... FROM Animal Liberation, 28

Tools for Research FROM Animal Liberation, 47

Down on the Factory Farm ... FROM Animal Liberation, 57

A Vegetarian Philosophy FROM Consuming Passions, 66

Bridging the Gap, 73

Environmental Values FROM The Environmental Challenge, 86

SAVING AND TAKING HUMAN LIFE

Famine, Affluence, and Morality FROM Philosophy and Public Affairs, 105

The Singer Solution to World Poverty FROM The New York Times Magazine, 118

What's Wrong with Killing? FROM Practical Ethics, 125

Taking Life: The Embryo and the Fetus FROM Practical Ethics, 146

Prologue FROM Rethinking Life and Death, 165

Is the Sanctity of Life Ethic Terminally III? FROM Bioethics, 170

Justifying Infanticide FROM Practical Ethics, 186

Justifying Voluntary Euthanasia FROM Practical Ethics, 194

Euthanasia: Emerging from Hitler's Shadow In Place of the Old Ethic FROM Rethinking Life and Death, 201

ETHICS, SELF-INTEREST, AND POLITICS

The Ultimate Choice FROM How Are We to Live? 239

Living Ethically FROM How Are We to Live? 249

The Good Life FROM How Are We to Live? 264

Darwin for the Left FROM Prospect, 273

A Meaningful Life FROM Ethics into Action: Henry Spira and the Animal Rights Movement, 283

AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL NOTES

Animal Liberation: A Personal View FROM Between the Species, 293

On Being Silenced in Germany FROM The New York Review of Books An Interview, 303

An Interview, 319

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