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Abortion Ethics Websites
Be cautious in evaluating the objectivity of abortion sites; most abortion information on the Web supports a particular point of view. Finding balanced information might be easier with print or electronic sources from the library. Ask a librarian for assistance.
The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Abortion
"The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy was founded [to provide] detailed, scholarly information on key topics and philosophers in all areas of philosophy....The following article gives an overview of the moral and legal aspects of abortion..."
The Hastings Center Bioethics Briefings: Abortion
A basic overview of the issues surrounding abortion from the Hastings Center, "a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization of research scholars from multiple disciplines, including philosophy, law, political science, and education."
Gale in Context; Opposing Viewpoints
Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints is a collection of essays, articles and documents related to controversial issues. Be aware that these are mostly opinion pieces. This collection has a few titles that deal specifically with issues surrounding abortion:
The following articles are available from online encyclopedias in the libraries' collections. You must use your ACCeID to access these off campus.