Foreword - The Honourable William Cox AC RFD ED, Governor of Tasmania; Acknowledgements; Introduction to a Conversation - Jeff Malpas and Norelle Lickiss; I. The Concept of Human Dignity;1. Human Dignity and Human Worth - Daniel P. Sulmasy;2. Human Dignity and Human Being - Jeff Malpas;3. On Human Dignity: Fragments of an Exploration - Norelle Lickiss;4. Two Conceptions of Dignity: 5. Honour and Self-determination - Andrew Brennan and Y.S. Lo; 6. Human Dignity and Charity - Rosalind Hursthouse;7. Human Dignity: Functions and Meanings - Doron Shultziner;8. A Brief History of Human Dignity: Idea and Application - Milton Lewis; II. Human Dignity in Context;9. A Journey towards Understanding: True and False Dignity - Christina Mason;10. The Question of Human Dignity: Doubts and Loves and a Whisper from Where the Ruined House Once Stood- Veronica Brady;11. Human Dignity: A Borderline Heretical Response - Stuart Blackler;12. Giving the Past its Dignity - Greg Dening;13. Dignity and Indignity - Nicholas Tarling;14. Human Dignity and The Law - Sir Guy Green;15. On the International Legal Aspects of Human Dignity - Don Chalmers and Ryuichi Ida;16. Doing Justice to Dignity in the Criminal Law - Julia Davis;17. Human Dignity: The New Phase in International law - Michael Tate;18. Dignity and Health - Martin Tattersall;19. Human Dignity: The Perspective of a Gynaecological Oncologist - Neville F. Hacker;20. The Social Origins of Dignity in Medical Care at the End of Life - Nicholas Cristakis;21. Dying with Dignity: The Story Reveals Its Meaning - Jack Coulehan; Bibliography.