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Abortion Murders an Innocent Baby

Abortion Murders an Innocent Baby The moral gravity of procured abortion is apparent in all its truth if we recognize that we are dealing with murder and, in particular, when we consider the specific elements involved. The one eliminated is a human being at the very beginning of life. No one more absolutely innocent could […]

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Abortion Affects Women in a Negative Way

For years, women have been receiving abortions. Whether it is because of incest, rape, or financial problems, women tend to go through this procedure. Many times when a woman gets an abortion, it seems to be the right choice because the pregnancy may be a risk to their health or the child may have deformities. […]

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All About Abortion

Proposed Legalization of Abortion and its Cause and Effects I. Introduction II. Advantages of Legalized Abortion III. Disadvantages of Legalized Abortion IV. Causes and Effects V. Conclusion I. Introduction Abortion is the termination of a pregnancy by the removal or expulsion of an embryo or fetus from the uterus, resulting in or caused by its […]

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Abortion Among Young Women

Abortion among young women and subsequent life outcomes. Fergusson, David M. , Joseph M. Boden, and L. John Horwood. Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health 39. 1 (March 2007): 6(7). Expanded Academic ASAP. Gale. Los Angeles Harbor College CCL. 5 Nov. 2007 The report “Abortion among young women and subsequent life outcomes” discusses young women […]

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Is Abortion an Act of Murdering a Human Being?

Is abortion an act of murdering a human being? Many will argue that abortion isn’t wrong on the basis that a fetus is not a human being; however, many will argue that abortion is wrong because its taking a human life, no matter what stage of pregnancy it is in. In my paper I will […]

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The Abortion Debate

Adedayo Adeniyi November 13, 2008 Expository writing An abortion is the termination of a pregnancy by the removal or expulsion of an embryo or fetus from the uterus, resulting in or caused by its death. An abortion can occur spontaneously due to complications during pregnancy or can be induced. Abortion as a term most commonly […]

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Why Abortion Is Immoral

Why Abortion Is Immoral Why Abortion Is Immoral was written by Don Marquis. His thesis is described in the title. He started off by establishing some historical facts about abortion. According him there were no laws prohibiting abortion in the United States until well into the 19th century. By the 20th century every state passed […]

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Abortion and Disability

Some ethicists dislike the argument that abortion should be allowed where the baby, if born, would suffer from physical or mental handicaps. They say that allowing this as a reason for abortion is offensive to disabled people; because it implies that they, and their lives, are less worthwhile than the lives of ‘normal’ people. And […]

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Abortion: Pro-Choice or Pro-Life

Abortion: Pro-Choice or Pro-Life In America, one of the most troublesome issues is the controversy surrounding abortion. The two opposing viewpoints surrounding abortion are like two sides of a coin. On one side, there is the pro-choice activist and on the other is the pro-life activist. The argument is a balanced one; for every point […]

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The Abortion and the Utilitarian View

The abortion and the utilitarian view Abortion is a sensitive topic that requires a considerable amount of understanding when addressing the ethics behind it. Abortion is defined as the termination of pregnancy thus ending the life of the embryo/fetus prematurely (Matthews MP, Dutt T, 1998). My ethical justification for abortion stems from a utilitarianism standpoint. […]