Titel: A Companion to Bioethics
Autoren/Herausgeber: Helga Kuhse, Peter Singer (Hrsg.)
Aus der Reihe: Blackwell Companions to Philosophy
Ausgabe: 2. Auflage
Helga Kuhse is Adjunct Research Associate, School ofPhilosophy and Bioethics, Monash University, Australia. She is theauthor, co-author, or editor of more than 150 professional articlesand some 15 books, including Bioethics: An Anthology(co-edited with Peter Singer, second edition, Blackwell,2006).
Peter Singer is Ira W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics inthe University Center for Human Values at Princeton University andLaureate Professor in the Centre for Applied Philosophy and PublicEthics at the University of Melbourne. He is the author, co-author,or editor of more than 30 books, including Animal Liberation(first published in 1975), widely credited with triggering themodern animal rights movement, Practical Ethics (secondedition, 1993), In Defense of Animals: The Second Wave(Blackwell, 2005), The Moral of the Story: An Anthology ofEthics Through Literature (co-edited with Renata Singer,Blackwell, 2004) and The Life You Can Save (2009). He wasthe founding president of the International Association ofBioethics, and in 2005 Time named him one of the 100 mostinfluential people in the world.