Unformatted text preview: • 2. Abortion is wrong regardless of when it occurs. • 3. Ad hominem claims that abortion is homicide (Ralph B. Potter, Jr.) Sixth week is the latest point at which the possibility of arousing sympathy might be said to begin. Why: Devin seems to have a reasonable standpoint on this subject. Although his view of abortion as homicide seems a little rash, he provides substantial points to back up his argument. I believe that the species and the potentially principles are two excellent reasons of why abortion can be considered murder. Although Devin states that morality is ambiguous, it can be said that he views abortion to be an immoral act. Therefore, the belief that abortion is wrong by all means conflicts with the moral aspect of the subject....
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- Spring '11
- Ethics , Ad hominem, Philip Devin