Abortion Essay Topics

Is utilitarianism a useful method of making decisions about abortion

To what extent is utilitarianism a useful method of making decisions about abortion? Utilitarianism is a consequentialist theory that, as suggested, looks at the consequences of the satiation and what the outcome is most likely to be. Therefore, this theory does not uphold the idea that no matter what the situation all life is sacred;… View Article

The abortion debate

Abortion, the premature expulsing of an unborn child from the womb, is one of the most hotly debated issues of our time. On one side of the argument there is the pro-choice community who believe that abortion should be available to all women, and on the other there is the pro-life community who believe that… View Article

Explore some of the arguments in favour of abortion

Abortion, the premature expulsing of an unborn child from the womb, is one of the most hotly debated issues of our time. On one side of the argument there is the pro-choice community who believe that abortion should be available to all women, and on the other there is the pro-life community who believe that… View Article

‘A woman has the right to choose an abortion

I agree with the statement, however there are arguments for and against. To argue for I will be using J.J. Thomson’s violinist analogy and the argument that life does not start at conception. To argue against I will be using Natural Law and Christian ethics. J.J Thomson asks us to imagine waking up and finding… View Article

Marjorie Abortion

Culture is a distinctive way of life of people or groups . Culture is manifested in all aspects of life which include norms and values such as age, language, gender and social values such as religion, marriage and rite of passage. Different cultural groups norms and values compare and contrast from one cultural group to… View Article

Should Abortion Be Legal?

There are two unforeseen circumstances that may cause a woman a great deal of mental pain. As a result of rape or incest a woman who has become pregnant should have a choice on whether she wants to keep the child, place for adoption or terminate the pregnancy through an abortion. If a decision is… View Article

Roe Vs. Wade

Roe v. Wade is a United States Supreme Court case in the year 1973 that resulted in a landmark verdict regarding abortion. According to the Roe decision, most laws against abortion in the United States violated one of the most important fundamental constitutional right – right to privacy. The verdict overturned all state and federal… View Article

Judith Thompson’s opinion on Abortion

Every individual is entitled to basic inalienable rights to life, liberty and property. In particular, one’s basic right to life is manifested not simply on one’s ability to subsist but to live a meaningful life. This is by being able to develop oneself to the fullest, to enhance one’s skills and talents, and to nurture… View Article

The Views of Christians on Abortion

Since 1973 when the U.S. Supreme Court ruled the legalization of abortion in the case of Roe v. Wade, over 48 million unborn babies have already perished in their mothers’ wombs with 4,000 more face extinction each day. Abortion is a hotly debated issue in American culture with Pro-Choice and Pro-Life presenting arguments that would… View Article

Roe V Wade Essay Goverment

1. Roe V. Wade 410 U.S. 113 (1973) and docket number 70-18. The petitioner in this particular case was wade and the respondent was Roe heard by the Burger Court (1971-1972). 2. The case was based on the enumeration, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people…. View Article

Philosophy, Abortion

Judith Thomson in her article ‘A Defense of Abortion’ the scholar discusses philosophical and psychological issues, outlining the biases of common perception of abortion as a murder. Her primary argument relates to developmental issues, which either directly or implicitly suggest that human ontogenesis begins after the birth, so “the fetus is not a person from… View Article

Political Oppositions Abortions

Old Righteous with its  “ Solid as a rock” slogan is the political party for you. Not only do we stand behind every word we say our backing comes from a long line of leaders that also support our beliefs. We have been around for fifty years and counting. Old Righteous believes that if something… View Article

Philosophical Argument

“Something must first be said briefly about the moral subjectivism inherent in this analysis. Based on the above, it follows that some things could be “immoral” for some people and “moral” (or amoral) for others, since people vary in their values. For example, some people may possess a fundamental value for all animal life of… View Article

On Abortion Rights

The debate over abortion generally focuses on the issue of rights – those of a woman versus those of a fetus. Though there are steady arguments on both sides of the debate – most of which will herein be addressed – this paper will underscore why a woman’s right to choose outweighs and should outweigh… View Article

Abortion

Abortion has a long history and has been induced by various methods including herbal abortifacients, the use of sharpened tools, physical trauma, and other traditional methods. Contemporary medicine utilizes medications and surgical procedures to induce abortion. The legality, prevalence, and cultural views on abortion vary substantially around the world. In many parts of the world… View Article