The Repugnant Conclusion

The Repugnant Conclusion

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

Most people (including moral philosophers), when faced with the fact that some of their cherished moral views lead up to the Repugnant Conclusion, feel that they have to revise their moral outlook. However, it is a moot question as to how this should be done. It is not an easy thing to say how one should avoid the Repugnant Conclusion, without having to face even more serious implications from one's basic moral outlook. Several such attempts are presented in this volume. This is the first volume devoted entirely to the cardinal problem of modern population ethics, known as 'The Repugnant Conclusion'. This book is a must for (moral) philosophers with an interest in population ethics.Essays in Honour of Robert Heeger. 1998 ISBN 0-7923-5066-9 3. J. G. Murphy: Character, Liberty, and Law. Kantian Essays in Theory and Practice. 1998 ISBN 0 -7923-5275-0 4. B. C. Postow: Reasons for Action. Toward a Normative Theoryanbsp;...

Title:The Repugnant Conclusion
Author: Jesper Ryberg, Torbjörn Tännsjö
Publisher:Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-11-10

You must register with us as either a Registered User before you can Download this Book. You'll be greeted by a simple sign-up page.

Once you have finished the sign-up process, you will be redirected to your download Book page.

How it works:
  • 1. Register a free 1 month Trial Account.
  • 2. Download as many books as you like (Personal use)
  • 3. Cancel the membership at any time if not satisfied.

Click button below to register and download Ebook
Privacy Policy | Contact | DMCA